Picture of the Day

Flowering Creeping Hollygrape

May 22, 2022   ―-  Archive

Macro and Micro Picture of the Day 2022-05-22
License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

This flowering creeping hollygrape (Mahonia repens) we found growing near the Wind River Trail in Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado. The flowers of this plant smell heavenly. It grows in western North America from British Columbia to Mexico. This photo was taken on May 19, 2022.

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

Authors: Richard Hollos and Stefan Hollos