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Paperflower (Psilostrophe cooperi)
photographed in Pine Creek area of Red rocks, Nevada in June 2008.
Mt. Wilson is in the background.

Psilostrophe cooperi is a small shrub and it only grows to about 20 inches (50 cm). The flowers are vivid yellow, but become papery and pale as they age.

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dai toraNice picture

dai tora

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Nice picture.
the wind write on these paperflower
Posted Jun 8, 2008 8:48 am

Anya JingleRe: Nice picture

Anya Jingle

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Thank you for the nice comment. It is always so pleasant to hike through the desert in the light wind. The flowers are enjoying the breezes as well I'm sure.
Regards, Anya.
Posted Jun 11, 2008 1:24 am

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Anya JingleSubmitted by Anya Jingle
on Jun 7, 2008 6:45 pm

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