Sorry when I preview my posting the photo shows on my computer. I'll try again.
From the High Desert Steppe
of the Great Basin and the Eastern
Escarpment of the Sierra Nevada Range
Located in Reno/Sparks,NV zone 6-7http://www.flickr.com/photos/sierrarainshadow/
John P Weiser
Thanks John. Now I can see them in both posts!
Rogaland, Norway - with cool, often rainy summers (29C max) and mild, often rainy winters (180 cm/year)!