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A bluebell colony

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Bluebell Colony 9771

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I photographed this colony of bluebells, Eustoma exaltatum, along Old Lockhart Rd. in far southeast Austin on July 8. Notice that not only aren’t bluebells blue—they’re purple or violet-colored—but some of them can be very pale and even white.

© 2013 Steven Schwartzman

Written by Steve Schwartzman

July 28, 2013 at 6:20 AM

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