Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Indian Paintbrush - Oklahoma State Wildflower

There are dozens of Indian Paintbrush across the road from my Dad's farm.  I picked these this afternoon.  They are really beautiful alongside the highway this time of year.

7 comments:

Reagan said...

Very pretty!

Mollianne said...

Just beautiful, Judy. The flowers in Alabama are beautiful this year, too. I am so grateful for the beauty of the earth and especially for flowers.

Annie Joy said...

Thanks, Mollianne. Mary (my daughter) lives in Alabama, too, and just recently picked some wildflowers -- they were so pretty!

Ceekay- Thinkin of Home said...

I really like those flowers. They look like they have an orangey tint....my favorite color!

Mary said...

You are right, they would look good with the flowers I cut(Tiger Lillies.)

Nan said...

The eastern and western Indian paintbrushes are different flowers! I found a picture online of what I see in my yard:

http://flickrcolors.blogspot.com
/2010/04/indian-paint-brushes-w4.html

Annie Joy said...

Wow, maybe I'm wrong. I just assumed that the wildflowers I saw everywhere were the Indian Paintbrush. I did go online and compare what I had with some photos and they looked the same. Guess I'll need to do a little more research! Lucky you, to have them in your yard!

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