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Oregon Day 1: Eclipse Bee and Riparian Zone Visit

I went to go see Totality today. I didn’t manage to get anything fancy or competent enough to photograph the eclipse so I don’t have any photos of that. 453 kata lagi

Arthropod

I don't have the patience to photograph bees.

I complained in my last post about not being able to take pictures of things that are moving. This is the result:

(best viewed in hd and also nothing happens after 8 seconds) 100 kata lagi

Arthropod

Sisyrinchium montanum “Montana Strict Blue-eyed-grass” Iridaceae

Missoula, MT
May 27, 2017
Robert Niese

It’s easy to miss these little, unassuming members of the iris family. As their name suggests, at first glance they look very much like grass, but their showy purple blooms give them away quickly. 46 kata lagi

Pacific Northwest

Polemonium micranthum “Annual Jacob’s-ladder” Polemoniaceae

Missoula, MT
April 16, 2017
Robert Niese

These abundant, weedy Jacob’s Ladders are often found growing among other equally small, white-flowered annuals like Stellaria, Arabidopsis, Capsella, and Cardamine. 48 kata lagi

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Mentzelia laevicaulis “Giant Blazingstar” Loasaceae

Missoula, MT
July 19, 2016
Robert Niese

This family of plants is completely new to me and it had me stumped for months after I first photographed it blooming under a full moon! 61 kata lagi

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