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Carolina Bugbane – Trautvetteria caroliniensis – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Carolina Bugbane, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (12/30/2013.)  Scientific name is Trautvetteria caroliniensis.  It is also known as Tassel Rue, and False Bugbane.  Photo below was taken at the Lula Lake Land Trust core property in Walker County, GA, on Aug 3, 2013.  Go to the Carolina Bugbane detail page for more photos and information.

Tassel Rue, False Bugbane, Carolina Bugbane - Trautvetteria caroliniensis

Tassel Rue, Carolina Bugbane – Trautvetteria caroliniensis

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Black Cohosh – Cimicifuga racemosa – Added to USWildflowers Database

Black Cohosh, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (05/28/2011.)  Scientific name is Cimicifuga racemosa.   It is also known by the common names Black Bugbane, Black Baneberry, Black Snakeroot, and Fairy Candle.  Photo below was taken at Reflection Riding in Hamilton County, TN on May 27, 2011. 

Black Cohosh, Black Bugbane - Cimicifuga racemosa

Black Cohosh, Black Bugbane - Cimicifuga racemosa