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

<b>Alpen Edelweiss</b> (Alpine Edelweiss)<br><i>Leontopodium alpinum</i><br>July 13, 2017<br><br>
Alpen Edelweiss (Alpine Edelweiss)
Leontopodium alpinum
July 13, 2017

I had hoped to see this famous, rare wildflower growing high in the Alps, but it is nearly extinct in the mountains. What a surprise it was to find this growing in a pot in a cemetery in Oberammergau! We saw it in many areas of town.

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