Hairstreak butterfly feeding on Rocky Mountain Bee Plant
Broad tail hummingbird feeding on Rocky Mountain Bee Plant
Caper Family (Capparaceae)
Rocky Mountain bee plant
Rocky mountain bee plant is an annual plant native to the western, central, and northern United States and throughout Canada. It is often found on disturbed sites and grows to about 5 feet tall. Open cluster of purple pink flowers bloom continuously from mid to late summer. Long pods produce abundant seed that readily recolonizes bare well drained soils.