In the springtime, classic Texas Bluebonnet portraits reign supreme as flower-loving folks visit their favorite city parks and pull over along highways to take annual family and individual photos with those beloved blue blooms.

We obviously adore bluebonnets as much as the next Texan — although perhaps not as much as this guy — but we think that the countless other species of beautiful Austin wildflowers should get some selfie love, too. So here’s a challenge: for every bluebonnet photo you snap and share, try posting two or three shots with alternative Central Texas flowers, such as these 10 native beauties:

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1.) Indian Paintbrush



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