Purple disk flowers

I’m mixing my flea banes and asters here — but they are are both such lovely purple daisy-like flowers. One of these days I’ll have the time and patience to cut them up and count the petals and sepals, etc. to be more accurate in my identification. But not today. Apologies to the true botanists…

Time to Hibernate for Winter

Dear Readers, The frosts have come to the Rocky Mountain National Park and the flowers are now few and far between. Therefore this blog will hibernate for the winter months, returning in the spring with the wildflowers. I hope you will return as well. Thanks for joining me this summer in my exploration of the…