Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.

A. A. Milne

Blue Ice 

Diamond Beach

Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon , Iceland

"McDonald Creek" 

Pattern of McDonald Creek running to the lake.  

Glacier National Park, Montana

Winter Fairyland 

Ice Melt 

Chilkat River , Alaska


Nimrod Warm Springs

Near Missoula Montana

"Run Off"

Ice melt brings mountain creeks to a boil as        season changes.

Fire Creek, Alaska

"Wild Columbine & Fox Tail"

(Aquilegia coerulea)

Alpine Columbine, my favorite flower to 

photograph. 

High Mountain Pass, Wyoming 

"Yucca Blooming"

(Yucca angustifolia)- Yucca, also known as Soap Weed, blooms on the high plains of Wyoming      and paints the hills in great color.

Wild Iris

High Plains Wild Iris blooms in wetlands in early June.

Natrona County, Wyoming

Wild Columbine 

(Aquilegia coerulea)

Dark background makes for a good picture of the light colored Columbine.

High Mountain Pass,  Wyoming 

Black Lilly

(Fritillaria affinis)

Chocolate lily   Girdwood,  Alaska

Deadly gallerina

Mat-Su Valley , Alaska

Wild Columbine

(Aquilegia coerulea)

High Mountain Pass, Wyoming 

Sun Flower III

Fremont County Wyoming


Wild Rose

(Rosa acicularis)

The wild rose bushes color the spring and early  summer of the high plains.                                       Platte River, Wyoming 

 

Black Lilly

(Fritillaria affinis)

Know as the Chocolate lily,  it was a great find        hiking near Girdwood, Alaska.

Bleeding Heart

(Lamprocapnos spectabilis)

I don't often take photos of my wife's flower        garden but that may change. 

"Yucca Blooming"

(Yucca angustifolia) 

Yucca, also known as Soap Weed, reaching out   to the heavens 

Wyoming Plains

Blues 

Wild Flowers

Mat-Su Valley, Alaska

Sun Flower II

Fremont County Wyoming

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