Monthly Archives: April 2017

Virginia Cottongrass – Eriophorum virginicum – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Virginia Cottongrass, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (04/30/2017.) Scientific name is Eriophorum virginicum. Photo below was taken in Grayson Highlands State Park, Grayson County, VA on Aug 3, 2016. Go to the Virginia Cottongrass detail page for more information and photos.

Virginia Cottongrass, Tawny Cottongrass, Rusty Cotton Grass - Eriophorum virginicum

Virginia Cottongrass – Eriophorum virginicum

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#NPOD: American Umbrella Leaf #Nativeplants

American Umbrella Leaf – Native Plant of the Day 04/30/2017
Photo from 05/04/2015. Location: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Little River Trail.
More photos / info at the Diphylleia cymosa detail page.

American Umbrella Leaf, Umbrella-leaf - Diphylleia cymosa

American Umbrella Leaf – Diphylleia cymosa

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#NPOD: Nashville Breadroot #Nativeplants

Nashville Breadroot – Native Plant of the Day 04/27/2017
Photo from 04/29/2014. Location: Chickamauga Battlefield, Catoosa County, Ga.
More photos / info at the  Pediomelum subacaule detail page.

Nashville Breadroot, Whiterim Scurfpea, Glade Potato - Pediomelum subacaule

Nashville Breadroot – Pediomelum subacaule

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