Tag Archives: Chickamauga Battlefield

#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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#NPOD: Tennessee Gladecress #Nativeplants

Tennessee Gladecress – Native Plant of the Day 02/10/2017
Photo from 03/25/2016. Location: Chickamauga Battlefield Cedar Glade, Catoosa County, GA.
More photos / info at the Leavenworthia exigua detail page.

Tennessee Gladecress - Leavenworthia exigua

Tennessee Gladecress – Leavenworthia exigua

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Glade Violet – Viola egglestonii – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Glade Violet, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (04/12/2016.) Scientific name is Viola egglestonii.  Photo below was taken in a Chickamauga Battlefield Cedar Glade, Catoosa County, Ga on March 25, 2016. Go to the Glade Violet detail page for more information.

Glade Violet, Eggleston’s Violet - Viola egglestonii

Glade Violet, Eggleston’s Violet – Viola egglestonii

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Tennessee Gladecress – Leavenworthia exigua – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Tennessee Gladecress, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (03/28/2016.) Scientific name is Leavenworthia exigua.  Photo below was taken in the Chickamauga Battlefield National Park, Catoosa County, GA on May 25, 2016. Go to the Tennessee Gladecress detail page for more information.

Tennessee Gladecress, Least Glade-cress, Pasture Gladecress, Kentucky Gladecress - Leavenworthia exigua

Tennessee Gladecress – Leavenworthia exigua

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Nettleleaf Sage – Salvia urticifolia – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Nettleleaf Sage, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (04/12/2015.)  Scientific name is Salvia urticifolia. It is also known by the common name Wild Sage. Photo below was taken at the Chickamauga National Military Park in Catoosa County, Ga on Apr 29, 2014. Go to the Nettleleaf Sage detail page for more photos and information.

Nettleleaf Sage, Wild Sage - Salvia urticifolia

Nettleleaf Sage – Salvia urticifolia

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Hoary Puccoon – Lithospermum canescens – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Hoary Puccoon, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (8/25/2014.)  Scientific name is Lithospermum canescens.  It is also known as Orange Puccoon, and Indian Paint. Photo below was taken in a Chickamauga Battlefield Cedar Glade in Catoosa County, Ga on April 29, 2014. Go to the Hoary Puccoon detail page for more photos and information.

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