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More lichen

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Greenish Lichen by Flameleaf Sumac 6675

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When I was at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center on the overcast and still damp morning of December 6th, I photographed this lichen on a dead branch. The contrasting background is due to that stalwart of fall color, flameleaf sumac, Rhus lanceolata.

© 2104 Steven Schwartzman

Written by Steve Schwartzman

February 8, 2014 at 6:02 AM

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