native: liatris

It took a closer look to see the tiny individual dried flowers on this liatris stalk. And a photograph to make me see its fruit: tiny seeds adorned with hairy parachute tufts to carry them off on the wind.

blog012515_liatris stalk24/365: liatris fruit & flower

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2 thoughts on “native: liatris

  1. Such a lovely picture, and sentiment regarding the little seeds. I can just see all of these prairie pictures on your next series of calendars, cards, prints, they are all so serene, just really nice.

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