crimson columbine

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Red wild flower - Aquilegia formosa (Crimson Columbine, Western Columbine, or (ambiguously) "Red Columbine")

For more information about this flower, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Aquilegia_­formosa

Photo taken during a 3-day trek on the Pine Ridge trail to the Sykes Hot Springs in the Vantana Wilderness, near Big Sur (California)

Photo taken on May 16, 2012