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Hillside Arnica
Missoula, Montana

After the balsamroot starts to fade, the arnica wildflower blooms. It is part of the sunflower family like the arrowleaf balsamroot, so you might easily confuse one for the other. Balsamroot grows in groups of flowers; arnica grows one flower by itself. Altogether we have about two months of yellow blossoms to feast our eyes on and record with our cameras.

If your camera of choice is your smartphone, learn to make the most of its capabilities in my class Take Better Pictures with Your Smartphone. It meets this Saturday, June 1, 2024, at the Lifelong Learning Center in Missoula, Montana. Join the rest of the group by clicking here.