Saturday, May 26, 2012

Brief Visit with a Hoary Puccoon

Corollas with five flaring lobes.

Typical-sized clump growing in sand.

Clusters of tubular flowers.

Newly emerging.

Narrow leaves with fine, soft hairs.

Habitat: Interior dunes among native grasses.

Bonus view: Lake Michigan horizon!

Photo Location: Private Lake Michigan beach. Thanks Jonnie!