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Silene acaulis (Moss Campion)

At first I though this and Spreading Phlox were the same thing, but they really aren't. It's cool how similar to the two plant's flowers look even though they aren't even in the same family (the leafy bits are substantially different).

Camera: Nikon F100
Date: Friday, July 2nd, 2004
Film: Fuji Velvia 50 (slide)
Lens: 28-70mm f/2.8 ED-IF AF-S Zoom-Nikkor
Photographer: John Harvey
Region: North America, Canada, British Columbia
Scientific Name: species related to Silene acaulis (Moss Campion)
Tag: flower, alpine
Larger image: 2000 x 1333
Raw image: 3740 x 2493

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