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Indian paintbrush?
Indian paintbrush?
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Shooting star.
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Shooting star cluster.  These were at the foot of a little waterfall.
Shooting star cluster. These were at the foot of a little waterfall.
MartinlfMay 26th, 2016, 1:45 pm
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Palmyra PA

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I forgot these in the report. There were many others we didn't photograph, but these were very beautiful.
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell
Jmd123May 26th, 2016, 4:52 pm
Oscoda, MI

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Louis, Indian Paintbrush it is! Don't ask me which species, as there are many, but I do have a book of Arizona wildflowers from when I was there in 2006, so I might be able to put a species name on it. Shooting stars are very cool, I haven't seen the purple ones but I did see a white species out in Corvalis, Oregon. Thanks for sharing!!

Jonathon
No matter how big the one you just caught is, there's always a bigger one out there somewhere...
MartinlfMay 26th, 2016, 10:08 pm
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Palmyra PA

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Jonathon, I'd seen the white shooting stars as a child in Tennessee. My dad showed them to me out in the woods near our favorite river. It was so exciting to find the purple ones! They were intense.
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell
MarvinforteMay 31st, 2016, 12:49 pm
Phoenix, Arizona

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"White flowers get no respect"
MartinlfJune 4th, 2016, 11:14 am
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Yeah, we saw bunches of them, and yellow ones too, that never got a photo. But those shooting stars were stunning.
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell
MartinlfDecember 26th, 2016, 6:40 am
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Palmyra PA

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Ed, you might enjoy these also.
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell

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