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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby Dancesatmoonrise » Wed Jul 06, 2011 9:46 pm

Some pretty nice shots. This thread was a good idea!


Here's another one from the Fourth of July on the Pikes Peak foothills.




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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby SnowAlien » Wed Jul 06, 2011 9:53 pm

Not very original - columbines! :)
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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby Yog » Wed Jul 06, 2011 10:11 pm

That butterfly is amazing!!! I have a similar occurance I was fortunate enough to capture

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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby mattpayne11 » Wed Jul 06, 2011 11:12 pm

Awesome bugs guys!

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Postby ketel1 » Thu Jul 07, 2011 10:38 pm

Keep Them Coming! These are exquisite!
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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby Matt » Fri Jul 08, 2011 9:12 pm

Centennial Cone Park (Jeffco Open Space) today
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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby jlarocco » Sun Jul 10, 2011 6:54 pm

Took these on the side of the road on the way down Huron this afternoon:

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Postby globreal » Sun Jul 10, 2011 8:44 pm

This was below the "red gully" of Crestone Peak on Thursday, July 07, 2011.
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Postby globreal » Sun Jul 10, 2011 8:50 pm

Hiking down off of Broken Hand Peak on Friday, July 08, 2011
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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby vonmackle » Tue Jul 12, 2011 5:44 am

Calypso Orchid
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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby llamaman » Tue Jul 12, 2011 2:23 pm

Love those butterfly shots. I love them all actually.

A few from the Rawah Wilderness this past weekend

Can someone tell me what these are called? They're very abundant in wet alpine areas but a little googling didn't produce the name.
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Not a flower, but beautiful Wilson's Warbler that visited our camp several times
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Re: Post your WILDFLOWER photos (2011 only please) here

Postby Magnum420 » Tue Jul 12, 2011 2:33 pm

llamaman - I think that is called a White Marsh Marigold.

Went to one of my favorite wildflower spots a couple od days ago and there was still 4ft snow drifts in the woods and barely a wildflower to be seen in the fields. That area is usually peak around July 4th. This was at around 10,500-11,000ft.
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