Picture of the Day

Sagebrush Buttercup Flower

April 29, 2021   ―-  Archive

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2021-04-29
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Here is a sagebrush buttercup flower (Ranunculus glaberrimus var. ellipticus) growing in Higgins Park, a meadow in the foothills of Boulder County, Colorado. This flower is found in western North America from Saskatchewan south to New Mexico and west to California. The photo was taken on April 26, 2021.

Equipment used: Canon EOS Rebel T5i with a standard zoom lens (EF-S 18-55 mm).

Authors: Richard Hollos and Stefan Hollos