Prairie blazing star

gunthera1(z4/5 WI)July 27, 2005

I have a small prairie plant section in my front yard. I went to take some photos of the prairie blazing star (my favorite of the current blooms) and a bee decided that he wanted a photo-op. Enjoy :-)

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flowergirl_VA(z7 VA)

Neat! It reminds me of a sea anemone.

    Bookmark   July 27, 2005 at 6:37PM
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joanmn

Yes, very cool.

    Bookmark   July 28, 2005 at 7:51AM
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kathi_mdgd

Beautiful!!!
Kathi

    Bookmark   July 29, 2005 at 2:11PM
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gunthera1(z4/5 WI)

Thanks you everyone that said something nice. I was amazed that the photo turned out so well (minus the wires in the background).

    Bookmark   July 29, 2005 at 2:14PM
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springa7(z5 MA)

Great picture! The blazing star/liatris are beautiful flowers. I like the color, the unusual appearance with the tiny "arms" reaching out in spirals, and the fact that the flowers bloom from the top of the flower stalk downward.

    Bookmark   July 29, 2005 at 3:20PM
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