Golden State Blues
Not all of the gold in California comes in yellow. These blue wildflowers were part of the 2017 superbloom in the Carizzo Plain National Monument in central California.
Embrace of Ancients
A California poppy on the Redwood coast of Northern California
Orange works for things other than citrus.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park; Hana-side
An ancient juniper hangs onto the canyon edge on a foggy morning. Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah
A fork in the tree
Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, Nevada
Beauty in a land of little water
House of Ferns
Shades of green under the forest
Orange Flower #5
Lassen National Forest, California
Red Rock Canyon State Park, Oklahoma
Shasta County, California
Aspen trees #82
Manti-La Sal National Forest, Utah
Cottonwood in a slot
Light filters onto a cottonwood tree in a slot canyon in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah.
Oaks and Lichen
Oaks along the Pacific Crest Trail near McArthur-Burney Falls State Park, California.
Iris and raindrops
Beach still life
Leaf and Conk
Hungry Mother State Park, Virginia
Life on a log
Hanging curtain of ferns
White flower in the rain
A swordfern reaches toward the light in Redwood National Park, California.
Carizzo Plain Gold
Carizzo Plain super bloom detail
A close look at some of the flowers that made up the 2017 supper bloom in the Carizzo Plain National Monument.
Carizzo Plain Gold (and yellow)
A cluster of wildflowers during the 2017 super bloom at Carizzo Plain National Monument in central California.