Cindy and I headed down to The Pocket today not only because I needed to get an update published, but because it was an absolutely beautiful day. And the flowers did not disappoint.
Bent White Trillium – Trillium Flexipes are magnificent and aromatic right now. Hurry for the show!
Yellow Mandarin – Native Plant of the Day 04/09/2017
Photo from 04/13/2008. Location: The Pocket, Walker County, Ga.
More photos / info at the Disporum lanuginosum detail page.
Yellow Fairybells, Yellow Mandarin – Disporum lanuginosum
Spotted Mandarin – Native Plant of the Day 04/08/2017
Photo from 04/08/2016. Location: Piney River Trail, Rhea County, TN.
More photos / info at the Prosartes maculata detail page.
Spotted Mandarin – Prosartes maculata
Nodding Mandarin, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (05/30/2016.) Scientific name is Prosartes maculata. Photo below was taken along the Piney River Trail (part of the Cumberland Trail) in Rhea County, TN on April 08, 2016. Go to the Nodding Mandarin detail page for more information.
Nodding Mandarin – Prosartes maculata