Geobulletin alpha

News from the Geoblogosphere feed

New from Snet: Lithologs, a new tool to create lithological/sedimentological logs online..

Blog post recommendation

Mystery Plant + three clues

Clue #1, the site:Clue #2, habitat:
Mystery plants in foreground, coyote willows behind.The Mystery Plant:
Several mystery plants; note red stems.
Buds, flowers and fruit.Flowers turn pink with age.Recognize this plant?  Or the genus or family?  It's a rare species but the genus and family are common on the Great Plains (North America).  You can offer your opinion as a Comment below.  The answer and more will follow in about a week.

Clue #3, where on Google Earth (click on image for a closer view): | Impressum