Other Flowers - John H Bowman Photos
Unknown Flower - Outside Big Meadows Visitor Center, SNP

Unknown Flower - Outside Big Meadows Visitor Center, SNP

Ruth Ann & I went to Shenandoah NP June 27-28, stayed night at Skyland Resort (room 121, Craigin lodge - west side, same area as Laurel & Shenandoah lodges, where we stayed in 2015, opposite Conference Hall; cool, comfortable air, more clouds than forecast (which was good), except for sunset, and at night, when clear sky allowed night-sky shooting; unknown flower in planting at Byrd Visitor Center at Big Meadows, just outside rest rooms (used macro setting on 24-70mm lens, & servo AF to deal with breeze); Big Meadows, Skyline Drive MP 51.2 at S entrance, elevation 3510 ft (actually W entrance, as road runs W-E here)' GPS data on photo show elevation ~3545 ft

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From Shenandoah NP