Photography: Trees & flowers Cardón CactusApril 10, 2015 along the road from the ALMA Operations Support Facility to the actual ALMA array on Llano de Chajnantor in the Atacama Desert, Chile. Spanish: cardón de la puna; scientific: Echinopsis atacamensis.WildflowerAugust 18, 2014 in Mt. Rainier National Park, Washington.Angel TerraceAugust 13, 2014 near Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.Epiphytic BromeliadSix Mile Cypress Slough Preserve in Fort Myers, Florida.LilacsJune 13, 2011 on Mackinac Island, Michigan. Dutch: sering; scientific: Syringa vulgaris.Water LiliesWater lilies in the herb garden at the Getty Villa near Los Angeles, CA. I have zero expertise in these flowers, but they look like a variety called Blue Star Water Lily or Nymphaea nouchali.MushroomLow-angle photo (camera sitting right on the soil) taken in a forest near Lage Vuursche in the Netherlands. Anyone know what kind of mushroom it is?Foggy Forest 2A quiet morning in a forest near Heidelberg, Germany.Foggy Forest 1A quiet morning in a forest near Heidelberg, Germany.Morning FogOctober 20, 2015 in the fields between Dietersheim and Garching, Bavaria, Germany.