Saturday, June 11, 2011

Beautiful June Flowers of Mazama, Washington

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Oregon Grape  ~  Mahonia nervosa

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Chelan Penstemon  ~  Penstemon pruinosus

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Harsh Paintbrush  ~  Castilleja hispida

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Star Flowered False Solomon’s Seal  ~  Smilacina stellata

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Shrubby Penstemon  ~  Penstemon fruticosus

&

Bitterbrush  ~  Purshia tridentata

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Homo luminous

with

Little Sunflower  ~  Helianthella uniflora

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Thursday, June 09, 2011

Bumble Bees Mining Cut Leaf Luina for Gold

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When we pollinate the Moment with Care and Affection,

All we Touch Upon will then become Golden.

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Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Native Bee Pollinating Western Groundsel

 

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Where does the bee end and the flower begin?

The lines become blurry when our heart is in the things we do.

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Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Early June Native Flowers of the Upper Methow Valley in North Central Washington State

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Three-toothed Mitrewort  ~  Mitella trifida

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Mountain Lady’s Slipper  ~  Cypripedium montanum

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Red Baneberry  ~  Actaea rubra

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Hooker’s Fairybell  ~  Disporum hookeri

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Hairy Cat’s Ear  ~  Lyall’s Mariposa Lily  ~  Calochortus lyallii

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Common Larkspur  ~  Delphinium nuttallianum

and

Meadow Death Camus  ~  Zigadenus venenosus

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