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Monday, August 1, 2011

Cat Ear

I love it when I am out and about and come across a wildflower I have not ever seen (or noticed) before. This is an example of that. When I hiked to the face of Bald Mountain last weekend, the meadow around and below our lookout was covered in wildflowers. Most I recognized, but this pretty little white lily was a new one for me. It was also a bit of a challenge finding the name of the flower. It is known as "Three spot Mariposa Lily" and "Baker's Mariposa Lily" or "Cat Ear". I like Cat Ear. It seems appropriate ;)



2 comments:

  1. I like cat ear too. And my first time ever to see a flower that the petals has something on it ^_^

    MYM

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  2. That's lovely!

    Golden champagne Mangoes, hope you can come and see. Have a nice week.

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