Monthly Archives: July 2012

Lanceleaf Spring Beauty – Claytonia lanceolata – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Lanceleaf Spring Beauty, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/31/2012.) Scientific name is Claytonia lanceolata.  Photo below was taken in the Boise Foothills of Ada County, ID on June 17, 2011.   It  is also known by the common name Western Spring Beauty.  Go to the Lanceleaf Spring Beauty detail page for more photos and information.

Lanceleaf Spring Beauty, Western Spring Beauty - Claytonia lanceolata

Lanceleaf Spring Beauty, Western Spring Beauty – Claytonia lanceolata

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Tailed Kittentails – Synthyris missurica – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Tailed Kittentails, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/29/2012.) Scientific name is Synthyris missurica.  Photo below was taken in the Boise Foothills of Ada County, ID on June 17, 2011.   It  is also known by the common names Mountain Kittentails and Mountain Kittentoes.  Go to the Tailed Kittentails detail page for more photos and information.

Tailed Kittentails, Mountain Kittentails, Mountain Kittentoes - Synthyris missurica

Tailed Kittentails, Mountain Kittentails, Mountain Kittentoes – Synthyris missurica

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Narrowleaf Collomia – Collomia linearis – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Narrowleaf Collomia, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/27/2012.) Scientific name is Collomia linearis.  Photo below was taken in the Boise Foothills of Ada County, ID on June 21, 2011.   It  is also known by the common names Tiny Trumpet, and Narrow-leaf Mountain Trumpet .  Go to the Narrowleaf Collomia detail page for more photos and information.

Narrowleaf Collomia, Tiny Trumpet, Narrow-leaf Mountain Trumpet - Collomia linearis

Narrowleaf Collomia, Tiny Trumpet, Narrow-leaf Mountain Trumpet – Collomia linearis

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Eastern Poison Ivy – Toxicodendron radicans – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Eastern Poison Ivy, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/26/2012.) Scientific name is Toxicodendron radicans.  Photo below was taken in The Pocket at Pigeon Mountain in Walker County, GA on June 6, 2009.   Go to the Eastern Poison Ivy detail page for more photos and information.

Eastern Poison Ivy - Toxicodendron radicans

Eastern Poison Ivy – Toxicodendron radicans

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Downy Rattlesnake Plantain – Goodyera pubescens – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Downy Rattlesnake Plantain, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/26/2012.) Scientific name is Goodyera pubescens.  Photo below was taken near the Blue Hole at Pigeon Mountain in Walker County, GA on July 15, 2012.   It  is also known by the common names Downy Rattlesnake Orchid, Adder’s Violet, and Net-leaf Plantain.  Go to the Downy Rattlesnake Plantain detail page for more photos and information.

Downy Rattlesnake Plantain, Downy Rattlesnake Orchid, Adder’s Violet, Net-leaf Plantain - Goodyera pubescens

Downy Rattlesnake Plantain, Downy Rattlesnake Orchid, Adder’s Violet, Net-leaf Plantain – Goodyera pubescens

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Glade St. John’s Wort – Hypericum dolabriforme – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Glade St. John’s Wort, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/22/2012.) Scientific name is Hypericum dolabriforme.  Photo below was taken in a Cedar Glade on Pigeon Mountain in Walker County, GA on July 15, 2012.   It  is also known by the common name Straggling St. Johnswort.  Go to the Glade St. John’s Wort detail page for more photos and information.

Glade St. John's Wort; Straggling St. Johnswort - Hypericum dolabriforme

Glade St. John’s Wort; Straggling St. Johnswort – Hypericum dolabriforme

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Wormleaf Stonecrop – Sedum stenopetalum – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Wormleaf Stonecrop, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/17/2012.) Scientific name is Sedum stenopetalum.  Photo below was taken on the Kleinschmidt Grade in Adams County, ID on June 18, 2011.  Go to the Wormleaf Stonecrop detail page for more photos and information.

Wormleaf Stonecrop - Sedum stenopetalum

Wormleaf Stonecrop – Sedum stenopetalum

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Leiberg Stonecrop – Sedum leibergii – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Leiberg Stonecrop, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/15/2012.) Scientific name is Sedum leibergi.  Photo below was taken on the Kleinschmidt Grade in Adams County, ID on June 19, 2011.  Go to the Leiberg Stonecrop detail page for more photos and information.

Leiberg Stonecrop - Sedum leibergii

Leiberg Stonecrop – Sedum leibergii

 

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Virginia Groundcherry – Physalis virginiana – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Virginia Groundcherry, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/08/2012.) Scientific name is Physalis virginiana.  Photo below was taken in Walker County, GA on June 17, 2012.   It  is also known by the common names Ground Cherry, Lanceleaf Groundcherry, Hog Plum, and Husk Tomato.  Go to the Virginia Groundcherry detail page for more photos and information.

Virginia Groundcherry, Ground Cherry, Lanceleaf Groundcherry, Hog Plum, Husk Tomato - Physalis virginiana

Virginia Groundcherry, Ground Cherry, Lanceleaf Groundcherry, Hog Plum, Husk Tomato - Physalis virginiana

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Large Flowered Collomia – Collomia grandiflora – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Large Flowered Collomia, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/07/2012.) Scientific name is Collomia grandiflora.  Photo below was taken along the Kleinschmidt Grade in Adams County, ID on May  25, 2012.   It  is also known by the common names Grand Collomia and Mountain Collomia.  Go to the Large Flowered Collomia detail page for more photos and information.

Large Flowered Collomia, Grand Collomia, Mountain Collomia - Collomia grandiflora

Large Flowered Collomia, Grand Collomia, Mountain Collomia - Collomia grandiflora

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