2887 - AlpenPix (Wild) - 2010-12-31|
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Locality: USA - Colorado - Peak 7 Area, Summit County, Colorado, elevation 9,700 feet, growing among lodgepole pine and Engelmann spruce.
Photographer: Jane Hendrix
Note: Alpine Milkvetch stands between 4 and 10 inches tall, depending on the fertility of the soil, and blooms in mid-July. It can be a nice addition to an informal or wildflower garden but its rhizomatous behavior quickly becomes a problem in a formal garden. (Sent: Alpineemail@example.com)
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