14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Giant lobelia, Rwenzori Mountains
Giant lobelia (Lobelia bequaertii) in Rwenzori Mountains National Park. "Rwenzori" means "rain maker," and the mountains here are among the wettest places on earth. The damp climate results in a range of unusual and beautiful flora.
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