Tag Archives: TN

Smooth Rockcress – Boechera laevigata – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Smooth Rockcress, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (02/17/2018.) Scientific name is Boechera laevigata. Photo below was taken in Couchville Cedar Glade, Davidson County, TN on Mar 30, 2016. Go to the Smooth Rockcress detail page for more information and photos.

Smooth Rockcress, Common Smooth Rock Cress - Boechera laevigata

Smooth Rockcress – Boechera laevigata

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#NPOD: Long-styled Gladecress #Nativeplants

Long-styled Gladecress – Native Plant of the Day 02/11/2018
Photo from 03/30/2016.  Location: Couchville Cedar Glade, Davidson County, TN.
More photos / info at the Leavenworthia stylosa detail page.

Long-styled Gladecress, Nashville Mustard, Cedar Gladecress - Leavenworthia stylosa

Long-styled Gladecress, Nashville Mustard, Cedar Gladecress – Leavenworthia stylosa

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#NPOD: Cumberland Rosinweed #Nativeplants

Cumberland Rosinweed – Native Plant of the Day 01/25/2018
Photo from 8/13/2016.  Location:  Hawkins Cove State Natural Area, Franklin County, TN.
More photos / info at the Silphium brachiatum detail page.

Cumberland Rosinweed - Silphium brachiatum

Cumberland Rosinweed – Silphium brachiatum

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Stiff Cowbane – Oxypolis rigidior – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Stiff Cowbane, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/17/2017.) Scientific name is Oxypolis rigidior. Photo below was taken along the Bald River Road in Monroe County, TN on Aug 23, 2017. Go to the Stiff Cowbane detail page for more information and photos.

Stiff Cowbane, Pig-potato, Common Water-Dropwort - Oxypolis rigidior

Stiff Cowbane – Oxypolis rigidior

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