#NPOD: Purple Coneflower #Nativeplants

Native Plant of the Day 07/03/2015

Photo from July 5, 2010. Location: Cloudland Canyon State Park, Dade County, GA.

Purple Coneflower – for more photos / info go to the  Echinacea purpurea detail page.

Eastern Purple Coneflower, Purple Coneflower - Echinacea purpurea

Eastern Purple Coneflower, Purple Coneflower – Echinacea purpurea

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Painted Trillium – Trillium undulatum – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Painted Trillium, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/01/2015.)  Scientific name is Trillium undulatum. Photo below was taken in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park along a quiet walk near Newfound Gap on May 05, 2015. Go to the Painted Trillium detail page for more photos and information.

Painted Trillium, Painted Wakerobin, Painted Lady - Trillium undulatum

Painted Trillium – Trillium undulatum

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#NPOD Western Virgin’s Bower #Nativeplants

Native Plant of the Day 06/29/2015

Photo from June 1, 2012. Location: Ponderosa State Park, Valley County, ID.

Western Virgin’s Bower – for more photos / info go to the Clematis occidentalis detail page.

Western Virgin’s Bower, Western Blue Virginsbower, Mountain Clematis, Purple Clematis, Purple Virgin's-bower - Clematis occidentalis

Western Virgin’s Bower, Mountain Clematis, Purple Clematis – Clematis occidentalis

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#NPOD Hairy Clematis #Nativeplants

Native Plant of the Day 06/28/2015

Photo from May 31, 2012. Location: Ponderosa State Park, Valley County, ID.

Hairy Clematis – for more photos / info go to the Clematis hirsutissima detail page.

Vase-flower, Sugarbowl, Leather-flower, Hairy Clematis - Clematis hirsutissima

Vase-flower, Sugarbowl, Leather-flower, Hairy Clematis – Clematis hirsutissima

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