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Ground view of disk and cultipacker
Snap, Crackle, Pop
Woman Warrior Water Protector Praying at Road Block
CACTUS FLOWER
The Great Blue Heron
Fence line in drought
Sometimes death can bring life, in the form of dance
A couple in silhouette on the shore of Lake Michigan
Winter parking in Chicago
Abstract reflection under the bridge
Night, Logan Square, Chicago, IL, U.S.
Kankakee mallow up close
Hindu Pilgrims at the Taj Mahal
Hunter's Moon
A storm of seeds
Female red-breasted merganser, Chicago River, Chicago, IL, U.S.
Colors of Fall
Red-breasted merganser, Chicago River, Chicago, IL
The Bridge to Tranquility
Wisconsin Sunset
Ohio Fall
Frutta Martorana (marzipan fruit) Noto, Sicily
The Lincoln Memorial
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Kankakee mallow up close

This is a Kankakee mallow growing in my parents' backyard in suburban Chicagoland. My mother and I planted the seeds (from a reputable source). The plant in normally only found in Kankakee County, Illinois.

TAGS: Illinois, Macro, Plant

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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Richard Pallardy.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2016
Total Views: 43
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 20, 2016, 7:32 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON
Camera Model: COOLPIX P100
Focal Length: 13.4mm
Shutter Speed: 1/66
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO160
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PHOTO LOCATION Westmont, Illinois, United States of America