This photo was taken by a friend in a field close to his workplace. I am not sure of the name of this wild flower, however, they grow with abandon in Illinois. It must be some sort of prairie flower. The color is a perfect example of purple.Copyright © Jamie Nowinski and Grandmother Wisdom/ Grandmother Musings 2012-2013. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Jamie Nowinski – Grandmother Wisdom/Grandmother Musings with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.