Spotted Wakerobin – Native Plant of the Day 02/25/2018
Photo from 02/19/2014. Location: Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve, Grady County, GA.
More photos / info at the Trillium maculatum detail page.
Elliott’s Blueberry – Native Plant of the Day 02/21/2018
Photo from 02/20/2014. Location: Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve, Grady County, GA.
More photos / info at the Vaccinium elliottii detail page.
Also NPOD 01/05/2015, 02/22/2016, 02/21/2017
Dimpled Trout Lily, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (03/05/2015.) Scientific name is Erythronium umbilicatum. It is also known by the common names Dimpled Dogtooth Violet and Southern Appalachian Trout Lily. Photo below was taken at the Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve in Grady County, GA on Feb 20, 2014. Go to the Dimpled Trout Lily detail page for more photos and information.
Wow! If you like Trout Lilies (what’s not to like about Trout Lilies?) then… Wow! Wolf Creek Trout Lily Preserve is home to the densest population of Trout Lilies in the world. Arrive there at peak bloom – usually early February, but with the cold late winter we’ve had in the southeast, mid-February this year – and you too will be amazed at the carpet of yellow blossoms in a 40 acre patch of forest along the slopes down to Wolf Creek in Grady County, Georgia.
But there’s more…