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Description:

Small, 1-1.5 cm wide, trumpet shaped, 1.5-2 cm long

Habitat:

8000', full sun, arid conditions

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5 Comments

DavidFarrar
DavidFarrar 9 years ago

Thanks for the input and catching the two different flowers that I placed together.

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 9 years ago

Yes I was looking at these two groups too which have similarities between some species: range, color, flower as a raceme (elongated flower cluster with stalked flowers along a main axis) and palmate leaves (divided once into leaflets like a hand). So I concur that the first two look like larkspur, i.e. Delphinium sp. The third has more pea-like flowers which makes it more likely a lupine.

KristalWatrous
KristalWatrous 9 years ago

First two photos look like a Delphinium sp., but the third is a lupine (Lupinus sp.)

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 9 years ago

Is the third photo the same species?

misako
misako 9 years ago

lovely!

DavidFarrar
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DavidFarrar

Utah, USA

Spotted on Jul 9, 2011
Submitted on Oct 9, 2011

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