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#NPOD: Pinnate Prairie Coneflower #Nativeplants

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower – Native Plant of the Day 01/26/2017
Location:  Echo Trail near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, St Louis County, MN.
Photo from 9/9/2012. More photos / info at the Ratibida pinnata detail page.

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower - Ratibida pinnata by USWildflowers, on Flickr

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower – Ratibida pinnata

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Mexican Hat – Ratibida columnifera – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Mexican Hat, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (11/17/2012.) Scientific name is Ratibida columnifera.  It  is also known by the common names Long-Headed Coneflower, Red Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, and Thimbleflower.  Photo below was taken in the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge, Meigs County, TN, on Nov 11, 2012.   Go to the Mexican Hat detail page for more photos and information.

Mexican Hat, Long-Headed Coneflower, Red Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Thimbleflower - Ratibida columnifera

Mexican Hat, Long-Headed Coneflower, Red Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Thimbleflower – Ratibida columnifera

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Pinnate Prairie Coneflower – Ratibida pinnata – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/24/2012.) Scientific name is Ratibida pinnata.  Photo below was taken near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in St. Louis County, MN on Sep 9, 2012.   It  is also known by the common names Yellow Coneflower and Grayhead Coneflower .  Go to the Pinnate Prairie Coneflower detail page for more photos and information.

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower, Grayhead Coneflower - Ratibida pinnata

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower, Grayhead Coneflower – Ratibida pinnata

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