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Announcing the Winners of the May, 2017 Calflora Photo Contest.

It was a wonderful contest! Thank you to everyone who participated, either by contributing observations with photos, or by liking photos. 1,743 observations with photos were contributed during the month of May. 417 of those were liked by someone. 210 users liked at least one photo.

The photos themselves are beyond the beyond beautiful -- take a look:

The top three winners:

Calochortus pulchellus

Eddie Risse

Dudleya farinosa

Asa B Spade

Fouquieria splendens

Dan Fillipi

The following eighteen photos also received many likes, and deserve recognition here:

Trichostema lanatum

Ron Vanderhoff

Helianthus niveus

Steve McWilliams

Calochortus tiburonensis

Lisa Offringa

Penstemon palmeri

Wendy Walker

Phacelia grandiflora

Robin Street-Morris

Chorizanthe douglasii

Bill Schmidt

Lysimachia arvensis

B.J. Dion

Sarcodes sanguinea

Alison Sheehey

Lewisia rediviva

Eddie Risse

Funastrum hirtellum

Lara Hartley

Pholisma arenarium

Dee Shea Himes

Lilium humboldtii ssp. ocellatum

John L. Thompson

Malacothrix saxatilis var. tenuifolia

Emile F.

Scutellaria mexicana

Lara Hartley

Scrophularia desertorum

Wendy Walker

Lilium humboldtii

Kristin Sabo

Calochortus striatus

Lara Hartley

Mimulus whitneyi

Alison Sheehey