18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile

The sweet pepperbush is native to North America and is wildly cultivated to prevent soil erosion. Flowering in late summer and attracting the false flower beetles which camouflages with the stamen of the flower. Represents a symbiotic relationship of pollination and mate selection.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: None, United States of America
Camera: SM-G930VC
Copyright: © Basudev Chowdhury