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Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Teasel (Dipsacus fullonum)

Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.

Teasel family (Dipsacaceae)

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Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.

Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.


Monday, June 25, 2018

Golden St. Johnswort (Hypericum frondosum)

Photographic Location: Couchville Cedar Glades in Middle Tennessee.

Clusiaceae (Mangosteen Family)

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Saturday, June 23, 2018

Orange Coneflower (Rudbeckia fulgida)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Wornicov Woods in Sumner County Tennessee.


Thursday, June 21, 2018

Low Spearwort (Ranunculus pusillus)

Photographic Location: Wornicov Woods in Sumner County Tennessee.

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)

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Monday, June 18, 2018

Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)

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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.


Saturday, June 16, 2018

Tall Bellflower (Campanulastrum americana)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family)

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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.



Friday, June 8, 2018

Hairy Skullcap (Scutellaria elliptica, elliptica)

Photographic Location: Willow Grove Trail at Dale Hollow

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

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Photographic Location: Willow Grove Trail at Dale Hollow





Sunday, June 3, 2018

Daisy Fleabane (Erigeron annuus)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.


Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.


Saturday, June 2, 2018

Elderberry (Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Caprifoliaceae (Honeysuckle Family)


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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.


Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.


Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Yellow Goatsbeard, Yellow Salsify (Tragopogon dubius)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Aster family (Asteraceae)

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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.


Sunday, May 27, 2018

Venus' Pride (Houstonia purpurea var. calycosa)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Rubiaceae (Madder Family)

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Veined Skullcap (Scutellaria nervosa)

Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

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Saturday, May 12, 2018

Puttyroot, Adam and Eve (Aplectrum hyemale)

Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.


Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

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Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.


Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.



Friday, May 11, 2018

Lily-Leaved Twayblade (Liparis liliifolia)

Photographic Location: Wornicov Woods in Sumner County Tennessee.

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

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Photographic Location: Wornicov Woods in Sumner County Tennessee.

Photographic Location: Wornicov Woods in Sumner County Tennessee.

Photographic Location: Wornicov Woods in Sumner County Tennessee.


Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Black Chokeberry (Photinia melanocarpa)

Photographic Location: May Prairie State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Field Madder (Sherardia arvensis)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Rubiaceae (Madder Family)

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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.


Monday, May 7, 2018

Yellow Wood-Sorrel (Oxalis stricta)

Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Oxalidaceae (Wood-Sorrel Family)

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Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.


Sunday, May 6, 2018

Wild Comfrey (Cynoglossum virginianum)

Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)

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Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.


Saturday, May 5, 2018

Virginia Spiderwort, Widow's Tears (Tradescantia virginiana)

Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family)


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Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.


Friday, May 4, 2018

Guyandotte Beauty, Synandra (Synandra hispidula)

Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)


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Photographic Location: Taylor Hollow State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.



Thursday, May 3, 2018

Pink Lady's Slipper, Moccasin Flower (Cypripedium acaule)

Photographic Location: May Prairie State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)

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Photographic Location: May Prairie State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.

Photographic Location: May Prairie State Natural Area in Middle Tennessee.



Sunday, April 29, 2018

Eastern Blue-eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium atlanticum)

Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.
Iridaceae (Iris Family)

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Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.