Photo: Scott Leyland

Photo: Scott Leyland

Balsam beauty in the Basin

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Scott Leyland shares this gorgeous photo showing the breathtaking beauty of the Columbia Basin.

“Each spring, the balsam flowers between the Montrose cutoff and Waneta highway below, splash brilliance across a small meadow near Trail,” Leyland said. “Otherwise, I’ve only seen them in the Boundary and Similkameen areas.”

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