Paravur is 21 kilometres (13 mi) away from Kollam by road while Paravur can be reached within 15 minutes (12 kilometres (7.5 mi)) by train from Kollam Junction.
This is a closeup shot of the pistil and stamens of Hibiscus Rosasinensis or China Rose. And it really gives the contrasting colors of red and yellow.
Hibiscus Rosasinensis or China Rose is an ornamental plant seen in almost all parts of Kerala. Its Latin name, rosa-sinensis translates into the rose of China or Chinese rose. This flower is predominant in almost all parts of India and China. This was shot near Paravur and its a town and a municipality in the Kollam district of the Indian state of Kerala.