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The tiny flowers of Parnassia palustris, commonly called Marsh Grass-of-Parnassus brave the rough conditions below Arbenbach Falls high in the Zmutt valley, just a couple hundred feet shy of the glacier. The mighty north face of the Matterhorn is just out of view here, 90 degrees to the left.

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