Can you identify this plant

Asked July 29, 2019, 10:46 AM EDT

I was climbing in the Rocky mountains up to Crestone peak and I saw this flower, I am wondering what it is and if it would be able to survive Missouri weather

Missouri

1 Response

What you have found is Indian paint brush a wonderful native wildflower across the Rocky Mountains. It is a challenge to grow in the Landscape, But here is a Missouri reference. https://nature.mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/field-guide/indian-paintbrush