"The books are stunningly beautiful. The amount of information on conifers in general in Volume 1 is amazing. The photography is the about the best I've ever seen. In a single word: Brilliant!
Chamaecyparis lawsoniana, Hungary
For some people, this is a familiar sight - pollen cones and ovuliferous cones, respectively, of Chamaecyparis lawsoniana. For others, these may simply mean "beauty in the details" that can be enjoyed by a simple magnifier. The pictures were captured in a living collection in Hungary.