Kansas is the Sunflower State. I found some wild ones growing in Colby, Kansas

August 18, 2013

An open field beside a Walmart.
[A sea of yellow petals with dark dots in their center atop 3 foot green stems.]

Close up view of the flowers.
[Two sunflowers each approximately 3 inches across.]

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Views in Wyoming
August 18-19, 2013

View of nearly full moon at sunset in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
[Two photos stitched together showing open blue sky across which pink clouds are spread. In the far right is a nearly full moon.]

Bison at Bear River State Park in Evanston, Wyoming.
[Eleven of twelve bison lay in a field. There is one standing giving a perfect side profile of the animal. In the background is a fence and then the parking lot.]

Showy Fleabane Daisy at Bear River State Park in Evanston, Wyoming.
[A large clump of purple-petaled, yellow-centered daisies.]

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