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Purple rod-like flower.
Backyard, prairie environment.
This is a Purple Prairie Clover. It's one of those they have changed the technical name on. You might find it under either Dalea compacta, D. purpurea or Petalostemum pulcherrimum
Lat: 43.97, Long: -92.37
Spotted on Jul 9, 2012 Submitted on Jul 16, 2012