Monthly Archives: June 2017

#NPOD Hairy Clematis #Nativeplants

Hairy Clematis – Native Plant of the Day 06/25/2017
Photo from 05/31/2012. Location: Ponderosa State Park, Valley County, ID.
More photos / info at 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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Spear Globemallow – Sphaeralcea hastulata – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Spear Globemallow, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (06/23/2017.) Scientific name is Sphaeralcea hastulata. Photo below was taken in the Petrified Forest National Park, Navajo County, AZ on Oct 14, 2016. Go to the Spear Globemallow detail page for more information and photos.

Spear Globemallow, Spreading Globemallow, Wrinkled Globe Mallow - Sphaeralcea hastulata

Spear Globemallow – Sphaeralcea hastulata

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Slender Blue Flag – Iris prismatica – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Slender Blue Flag, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (06/22/2017.) Scientific name is Iris prismatica. Photo below was taken in Coffee County, TN on May 24, 2017. Go to the Slender Blue Flag detail page for more information and photos.

Slender Blue Flag, Slender Blue Iris, Coastal Iris - Iris prismatica

Slender Blue Flag – Iris prismatica

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#NPOD: Smallflower Woodlandstar #Nativeplants

Smallflower Woodlandstar – Native Plant of the Day 06/18/2017
Photo from 06/15/2010. Location: Boise National Forest, Ada County, ID.
More photos / info at the Lithophragma parviflorum detail page.

Smallflower Woodland-star - Lithophragma parviflorum

Smallflower Woodland-star – Lithophragma parviflorum

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