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Purple-eyed grass -- (Sisyrinchium inflatum) (40654 bytes)

Purple-eyed grass
Sisyrinchium inflatum

The previous weekend while hiking at Kamiak Butte, we noticed only a couple of these flowers in bloom. What a difference a week made. The southern slopes near the top of the ridge were covered after a week of warm and wet weather.

Location: Kamiak Butte, Washington

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