All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<b>Bog Laurel</b><br><i>Kalmia polifolia</i></br><br>July 3, 2012</br>
Bog Laurel
Kalmia polifolia
July 3, 2012
It is hard to believe this tiny wildflower is in the same genus as the beautiful Mountain Laurel that blooms in the spring in Tennessee. Like many other alpine wildflowers, this plant is very small and grows close to the ground.

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