Each spring hillsides around our county erupt in a yellow profusion of Balsam Root, like being swathed In sunshine.

This one near town takes my breath away every year when I see it in flower for the first time!

Aren’t they such friendly, happy looking flowers?

balsam root on hillside- WEB

balsam root on hillside2- WEB

Balsam Root 2 - WEB