Monthly Archives: April 2017

#NPOD: Catesby’s Trillium #Nativeplants

Catesby’s Trillium – Native Plant of the Day 04/21/2017
Photo from 4/19/2011. Location:  Rocky Lane area, Pigeon Mountain, Walker County, GA.
More photos / info at the  Trillium catesbaei detail page.

Catesby's Trillium, Bashful Wakerobin, Rose Trillium - Trillium catesbaei

Catesby’s Trillium, Bashful Wakerobin, Rose Trillium – Trillium catesbaei

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Blackfoot Daisy – Melampodium leucanthum – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Blackfoot Daisy, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (04/17/2017.) Scientific name is Melampodium leucanthum. Photo below was taken in Brantley Lake State Park in Eddy County, NM on Oct 19, 2016. Go to the Blackfoot Daisy detail page for more information and photos.

Blackfoot Daisy, Rock Daisy, Plains Blackfoot, Arnica - Melampodium leucanthum

Blackfoot Daisy – Melampodium leucanthum

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#NPOD: Sweet Betsy #Nativeplants

Sweet Betsy  – Native Plant of the Day 04/16/2017
Photo from 04/14/2010. Location:  The Pocket at Pigeon Mountain, Walker County, Ga.
More photos / info at the Trillium cuneatum detail page.

Trillium cuneatum blossoms are usually red/maroon, but are occasionally green, yellowish, or bronze.

Little Sweet Betsy, Toadshade Trillium - Trillium cuneatum

Little Sweet Betsy, Toadshade Trillium – Trillium cuneatum

 

Toadshade Trillium - Trillium cuneatum

Toadshade Trillium – Trillium cuneatum

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