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It is a fact that our cameras are unable to process all the light our eyes see. In this case, part of the middle area of the cone of the flower was blown out as it had caught the direct sunlight that filtered through the canopy. It is an easy fix to clone, heal and blend the area.
This is an issue I run into all the time and do my best to fix in camera. I always try to put my subject under the brightest part of the light so that the background is faded and my subject has no blown out highlights, but it is often not possible to do that and get a good composition. You can use exposure compensation to underexpose, and I do, but it’s global change, not restricted to a specific area therefore not always a reasonable solution.
Many people ignore blown out highlights not realizing that the eyes of their audience are drawn to the brightest area of the photograph. As it is your photograph you will tend to discount this in your mind but your audience will not.
Learning the healing options in your post processing software is well worth the effort.