Plants and Trees

Camera equipment and technique for taking photos.
Forum rules
Please do not use this forum to advertise, sell photos or other products or promote a commercial website. For more details, please see the Terms of Use you agreed to when joining the forum.
Posts: 50
Joined: 7/25/2016
14ers: List not added

Re: Plants and Trees

Post by OrngChocD » Wed Jan 29, 2020 11:31 pm

AlpineGuy, your determined Elm photo reminded me of these beauties growing on the lava covered caldera in Hawaii.
Ohia Lehua flowers, Kilauea Iki Crater, Big Island.

OhiaLehua.JPG (216.65 KiB) Viewed 985 times
User avatar
Posts: 3010
Joined: 3/14/2008
13ers:summits82 winter1 
Trip Reports (1)

Re: Plants and Trees

Post by highpilgrim » Fri Jan 31, 2020 3:40 pm

Prickly Pear fruit
Prickly Pear.jpg
Prickly Pear.jpg (211.86 KiB) Viewed 918 times
Call on God, but row away from the rocks.
Hunter S Thompson

Walk away from the droning and leave the hive behind.
Dick Derkase
User avatar
Posts: 360
Joined: 6/15/2018
14ers:summits29 winter2 

Re: Plants and Trees

Post by shelly+ » Fri Jan 31, 2020 3:55 pm

highpilgrim wrote:
Fri Jan 31, 2020 3:40 pm
Prickly Pear fruit

Prickly Pear.jpg
you know, those fruits are totally edible and make a delicious jelly!!
we were never being boring.
User avatar
Posts: 64
Joined: 6/21/2013

Re: Plants and Trees

Post by WolverPete » Sun Feb 09, 2020 10:55 am

Snow covered trees on the Manitou Incline from a recent storm made the hike so much more enjoyable.
IMG_1296.jpeg (340.99 KiB) Viewed 790 times
User avatar
Posts: 556
Joined: 6/16/2005
Trip Reports (50)

Re: Plants and Trees

Post by MtnHub » Sun Feb 09, 2020 3:12 pm

I've never seen Bear Grass in CO so I'm assuming it is mainly found in the NW Cascades. But when I came across them hiking part of the Wonderland Trail around Rainier, I thought they were the coolest plants!
Bear Grass.jpg
Bear Grass.jpg (111.83 KiB) Viewed 706 times
Post Reply