Yellow Desert Mariposa
This incredibly yellow member of the lily family was found growing in the grassy hills in rural Santa Cruz County, Arizona on an extremely windy afternoon. It gets its name from the Spanish word for butterfly: mariposa.
- ready for 2015
- Image Size
- 4000x6000 / 11.6MB
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- Contained in galleries
- Yellow Wildflowers, Liliaceae (Lilies)