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Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 10 August 2018 in Plant & Nature.

Our old friend that you see on almost all my fall trips to the Desert Southwest. Paiute families watched this plant closely as summer ended. Its blooming meant it was time to move to the high country to collect pinyon nuts, an important and favorite food source.

Pipe Spring National Monument
Near Fredonia, Arizona
Part of the Great American West series

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Ton titre est excellent. Belle lumière

10 Aug 2018 5:31am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

The plants have a fun name.

10 Aug 2018 5:31am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

A lovely plant with a very interesting writeup.

10 Aug 2018 5:57am

badtgv from provence, France


10 Aug 2018 6:22am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

C'est un beau détail de cette plante !

10 Aug 2018 7:53am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

It is beautiful.

10 Aug 2018 9:14am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Very interesting information about this plant Steve. Nice image.

10 Aug 2018 9:29am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

beautiful photo with very interesting informations of this versatile plant

10 Aug 2018 9:29am

Sudipto from Hyderabad, India

Sure does look like brushes... :)

10 Aug 2018 10:03am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb image of the rabbit brush and very interesting that someone knew the tradition .

10 Aug 2018 10:39am

Devi from Chennai, India

They look lovely.. That made an interesting read too!

10 Aug 2018 2:54pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting how people could read the plants around them.

10 Aug 2018 3:02pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful capture of lovely flowers in beautiful light.

10 Aug 2018 3:24pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique touffe jaune et fleur quelle iamge sueprbe compo

10 Aug 2018 4:03pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine capture of this important plant. I like the looks of it and it has a practical use.

10 Aug 2018 4:34pm

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

The power of nature

10 Aug 2018 4:41pm

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

Such an amazing plant! I really like these little flowers as well... Beautiful ;-)

10 Aug 2018 5:56pm

Ehsan Hemmati from Kermanshah, Iran

I like the colors.

10 Aug 2018 6:34pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

very nice atmosphere

11 Aug 2018 12:32am

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful plant. Lovely colours and details. And a fine shot. :)

11 Aug 2018 5:55pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

intriguing notes you have with this one

very smart

a lovely image

12 Aug 2018 1:50am

Diana from Olympia, United States

A welcome sight!

20 Aug 2018 4:04am