Espeletia hartwegiana cluster, Termales del Ruiz, Colombia
Although numerous in this area, they are protected. You're not allowed to go into these fields, although we've seen people do it anyway. They are very fragile, according to our guide Manuel you can easily push one over.
Similar species: Asterales
Uploaded May 20, 2023. Captured Sep 25, 2022 09:36 in XJCC+5P Villamaría, Caldas, Colombia.