August 20, 2010
That's what somebody is telling me is the common name of Liatris punctata. Whatever. Anyway, it's as sure a sign of impending autumn as yesterday's departure for college.

One of our young Strange-Trippers was asking about the photo I posted of her departure for the halls of higher academia. Couldn't find it, but here is one of her sisters, and another.

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