Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Shining Scabious

Scabiosa lucida L.


Shining scagious blooms from August to October. It is a flower of Alpine tundra and the highest point where it was spotted 2150 m.s.l. (Belianske Tatras.)

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


LarsKorb 10 years ago

In not just a few cases I do like the bud development much more over the final blossom - actually the development from buds to blossom and then the fading processes fascinate me.
The Giant Onion (in my collection) is a good example.

hayde 10 years ago

Thanks, at first when I saw the one on the first picture, I though it was a completely different flower from the blooming one.

LarsKorb 10 years ago

beautiful clean catch

Spotted by

województwo małopolskie, Poland

Spotted on Aug 15, 2011
Submitted on Aug 24, 2011

Spotted for Mission

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team