It seems far fetched to think that winter is on the way--especially now that we're sweltering in Denver--but one of the features of the alpine tundra is that summer is never more than three weeks away!
Bristlecone pine forest on Mount Goliath
- Allium pikeanum on Mount Goliath
- Dead bristlecone on Mount Goliath
- Alpine forget-me-not (Eritrichium aretioides) on Mount Evans summit
- Dwarf cornel (Cornus canadensis) on Squaw Pass
A trip up to Denver Botanic Gardens Mount Goliath site is the perfect escape for a hot summer day! But those days are slipping away...