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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.



Monday, September 10, 2018

Obedient Plant (Physostegia virginiana)

Photographic Location: Flat Rock Cedar Glade in Middle Tennessee.


Lamiaceae (Mint 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 5, 2018

Purple-Headed Sneezeweed (Helenium Flexuosum)

Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.


Asteraceae (Aster Family)


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Photographic Location: Windows Cliffs State Park in Middle Tennessee.


Photographic Location: Windows Cliffs State Park in Middle Tennessee.



Friday, August 31, 2018

Cardinal Flower (Lobelia cardinalis)

Photographic Location: Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family)

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Photographic Location: Wilson County in Middle Tennessee.


Thursday, August 30, 2018

Great Blue Lobelia (Lobelia siphilitica)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family)

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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.



Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.

Monday, August 27, 2018

Kudzu (Pueraria lobata)

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


Fabaceae (Pea Family)

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


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


Saturday, August 25, 2018

Southern Prairie Aster (Eurybia hemispherica)

Photographic Location: Bone Cave in Middle Tennessee.


Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Bone Cave in Middle Tennessee.


Photographic Location: Bone Cave in Middle Tennessee.


Beechdrops (Epifagus virginiana)

Photographic Location: Fall Creek Falls State Park in Middle Tennessee.

Orobanchaceae (Broom-Rape Family)

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


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


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


Friday, August 24, 2018

Pinesap (Monotropa hypopitys)

Photographic Location: Bone Cave in Middle Tennessee.

Monotropaceae (Indian Pipe Family)

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Photographic Location: Bone Cave in Middle Tennessee.


Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Carolina Elephant's Foot (Elephantopus carolinianus)

Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.


Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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Photographic Location: Sycamore Ridge Ranch in Middle Tennessee.