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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Three Seeded Mercury (Acalypha rhomboidea)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)

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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.



Sunday, October 28, 2018

Grassleaf Golden Aster (Pityopsis graminifolia)

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.


Saturday, October 27, 2018

Spiny Sowthistle (Sonchus asper)

Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.


Thursday, October 25, 2018

White Wood Aster (Eurybia divaricata)

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.


Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Arrowleaf Aster (Symphyotrichum urophyllum)

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.


Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.


Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Curtis' Aster (Symphyotrichum retroflexum)

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.


Monday, October 22, 2018

Silver Aster (Symphyotrichum concolor)

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.



Sunday, October 21, 2018

Heartleaf Aster (Symphyotrichum cordifolium)

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Saturday, October 20, 2018

Southern Harebell, Appalachian Bellflower (Campanula divaricata)

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.


Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family)

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Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.



Thursday, October 4, 2018

White Turtlehead (Chelone glabra L.)

Photographic Location: Cumberland Mountain State Park in Middle Tennessee.

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort 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.


Thursday, September 20, 2018

False Boneset (Brickellia eupatorioides)

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Jewelweed, Orange Jewelweed, Spotted Touch-Me-Not (Impatiens capensis)

Photographic Location: Old Stone Fort State Park in Middle Tennessee.

Balsaminaceae (Touch-Me-Not 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.


Monday, September 17, 2018

Pale Touch-Me-Not (Impatiens pallida)

Photographic Location: Old Stone Fort State Park in Middle Tennessee.

Balsaminaceae (Touch-Me-Not Family)

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


Sunday, September 16, 2018

Tansy Rosinweed, Cutleaf Prairie Dock (Silphium pinnatifidum)

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Saturday, September 15, 2018

Spreading Yellow False Foxglove (Aureolaria patula)

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

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Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Friday, September 14, 2018

Annual Ragweed, Short Ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia)

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.



Thursday, September 13, 2018

Green Dragon (Arisaema dracontium)

Photographic Location: Couchville Cedar Glades in Middle Tennessee.


Araceae (Arum Family)

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Photographic Location: Couchville Cedar Glades in Middle Tennessee.



Photographic Location: Couchville Cedar Glades in Middle Tennessee.


Sweet Everlasting, Rabbit Tobacco (Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium)

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.




Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Biennial Gaura (Oenothera gaura)

                            Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Onagraceae (Evening Primrose Family)

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                            Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Barrelhead Gayfeather (Liatris cylindracea)

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Southern Gayfeather (Liatris squarrulosa)

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.