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This Bee Balm is on Clingman's Dome, over 6,600 feet, in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The dead Fraser fir trees were killed by the balsam woolly adelgid infestation in the park. The contrast of the vibrant flowers and the dead trees caught my eye.