SIMON FRASER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY SIMON FRASER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Mountains avens plants (Dryas octopetala). Mountain avens is a perennial shrub that is common on sandy or gravelly soils in the Arctic and mountainous regions of Europe. It blooms in spring and throughout the summer, producing flowers with large, white petals and bright yellow centres. Photographed on Clavering Island in North East Greenland National Park, Greenland.
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