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Blue Ground-cedar

Diphasiastrum tristachyum

Description:

Blue Ground-cedar clubmoss mixed with a true moss (probably Polytrichum) and wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens)



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6 Comments

ScottRasmussen
ScottRasmussen 4 years ago

Thanks for all the nice comments everyone. Most of my photographs are more analytical, I'd guess you'd say, but this patch of plants inspired me to try and convey something beyond just getting a clear ID of them.

The MnMs
The MnMs 4 years ago

Is true, Cindy! Such a beauty!

I keep coming back to this image. It's just lovely! Such wonderful texture, color, etc. Thank you for sharing it with us.

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 4 years ago

Beautiful spotting!

Hema
Hema 4 years ago

Superb!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

Magnificent!

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 4 years ago

WOW!! This is spectacular! Great spotting, Scott.

ScottRasmussen
Spotted by
ScottRasmussen

Massachusetts, USA

Lat: 42.58, Long: -72.53

Spotted on Sep 19, 2014
Submitted on Nov 8, 2014

Spotted for Mission

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