#NPOD: Purple-Flowering Raspberry #Nativeplants

Native Plant of the Day 09/17/2014

Photo from 7/12/2010.  Location: Haywood County, NC, near the Blue Ridge Parkway

Purple-Flowering Raspberry - for more photos and information go to the Rubus odoratus detail page.

Purple-flowering Raspberry, Thimbleberry - Rubus odoratus

Purple-flowering Raspberry, Thimbleberry – Rubus odoratus

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Allegheny Stonecrop – Hylotelephium telephioides – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Allegheny Stonecrop, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (9/14/2014.)  Scientific name is Hylotelephium telephioides.  It is also known as Allegheny Live-for-ever. Photo below was taken along the Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, in Rockingham County, VA on Sep 4, 2014. Go to the Allegheny Stonecrop detail page for more photos and information.

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#NPOD: Groundnut #Nativeplants

Native Plant of the Day 09/12/2014

Photo from Aug 13, 2013.  Location: Walker County, GA

Groundnut - for more information go to the Apios americana detail page.

"Groundnut

Apios americana” class /> Groundnut, Potato Bean, Indian Potato, Virginia Potato, Wild Bean, Wild Sweet Potato – Apios americana

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