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Bluebell bud

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I visited a surviving bit of prairie in northeast Austin on May 16th, and for the first time this year I found and photographed some bluebells, Eustoma exaltatum, including this svelte bud preparing to unroll into a flower. As some of you heard me say last year, bluebells aren’t blue: just compare the color of the sky.

© 2012 Steven Schwartzman

Written by Steve Schwartzman

June 7, 2012 at 5:30 AM

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