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Wildflowers 2020

Post by Eli Watson » Mon Jun 15, 2020 3:41 pm

I've really started to appreciate flowers more as an adult, and this is the first year I have time to seek out wildflowers in our state.

Fall colors are easy, but is the usual late June looking like the start time for alpine wildflowers this year? Last year was late for obvious reasons.

I tried to sound smart and look up what these are but I have no idea. They're blue and they were near Fort Collins:
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Post by Wentzl » Mon Jun 15, 2020 4:14 pm

Dalphinium, also called Mountain Larkspur

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Re: Wildflowers 2020

Post by pw » Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:02 pm

Thought it was about time for this thread to pop up. Here is one from somewhere on the Guanella Pass Road a few days ago.


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Post by WolverPete » Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:12 pm

It was time for me to go out and find me some new slippers.
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Post by Eli Watson » Mon Jul 06, 2020 4:08 pm

Snowmass was booming last Wednesday (7/1).
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Post by jimwei » Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:22 am

Rito Alto, 7/5/2020
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Post by 4thPlaceAtFieldDay » Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:33 am

Wildflowers in the San Juans are near peak right now. Here are some Alpine Sunflowers (Old-man-of-the-mountain) from last weekend.
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Re: Wildflowers 2020

Post by Wentzl » Fri Jul 31, 2020 9:31 pm

Did a hike today called Halsey Pass Loop starting from Schofield Park, near Crested Butte. Still amazing up there!
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