Blanket Flower

a photo of blanket flower growing in rocks
This blanketflower (Gaillardia aristata), like many other plants that take hold in rock crevices, is growing well into August, thanks to the abundant moisture.

Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park.

Last updated: March 31, 2012

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Estes Park, CO 80517

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