Pedicularis tristis L.


Oleg Kosterin.  Grows in tundras, alpine and subalpine meadows and subalpine parklands in the mountains of Asia .  This image is from a photo taken in a tundrous bog within the alpine belt in the valley of the Chikty Rivulet, 2500 m above sea level, southern principal slope of the Yuzhno-Chuiskii mountain range, upper Dzhazator River basin, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 15 July 1998.  Adapted from a posting on Wildlife Photography in Siberia and Central Asia by Oleg Kosterin.

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