Contemplate a columbine

From a slightly different angle:

Or here is a group of them at Mud Lake, near Nederland:

Hundreds of them are in bloom right now near Nederland. This is the woods at Mud Lake:


One Response to Contemplate a columbine

  1. Alana says:July 15, 2011 at 6:11 pm

    Columbine is one of my favourites, and I was sad to arrive in Ontario to find that the flowers in the yard here have already finished for the year. There were several plants on display at the local Mennonite farmers’ market we went to yesterday, though, so I at least got a visual taste!