Wonderful World of Wildflowers

We’ve had a wet summer here in the high country and that means wildflowers. We’ve been out enjoying them and now it’s time to take a moment to share them with you. Enjoy!

It’s enough to make us jump for joy.

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It’s almost overwhelming for a rescue dog from a shelter in a big city to find himself in a Rocky Mountain meadow. So much to see and hear and sniff. Ty is loving it.

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Of course the butterflies appreciate them.

butterfly Bfly

Mountains and flowers? That’s a hard to beat combination.

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Rocky Mountain Bluebells

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Mariposa Lily

Mlily

Columbines, the Colorado state flower. Blue for the sky, white for the snow, and gold for our mining history.

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Fireweed

fireweed

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