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Spring-Summer 2016 (Eller)
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May 2016

Sarracenia
Green Pitcher Plants   (Sarracenia oreophila)


Sarracenia



Sarracenia
Flowers in full bloom


Sarracenia



Sarracenia



Sarracenia




Late June 2016

Sarracenia
Numerous clumps of Sarracenia...


Sarracenia
Veins on a mature pitcher tube (which is actually the plant's leaf).




Sabatia
Slender Marsh Pink, aka Slender Rose Gentian
(Sabatia campanulata)



Spiranthes_lacera
Another Marsh Pink, with a fresher flower...




Rice_Button_Aster
Rice Button Aster, aka Bushy Aster   (Symphyotrichum dumosum)




Crossleaf_Milkwort
Cross-Leaf Milkwort   (Polygala cruciata), just starting to bloom.




Woodland_Flax
Woodland Flax   (Linum virginianum)




Eupatorium
One of the Eupatoriums, probably Round-leafed Thoroughwort   (E. rotundifolium)



July 2016

Polygala

Cross-Leaf Milkworts - further along than in the earlier visit


Polygala





Loosestrife
Lanceleaf Loosestrife   (Lysimachia lanceolata)




Fading_Pitchers
Fading Pitcher Plant flowers...




Seed_spiral
Spiral seed pod cluster, probably one of the Dodders   (Cuscuta sp.)




Blue_Eryngo
Blue-flower Eryngo   (Eryngium integrifolium)




Ladies_Tresses
Southern Slender Ladies'-tresses orchid  (Spiranthes lacera var. gracilis)




Meadow-beauty
Pale Meadow Beauty   (Rhexia mariana)




Rattlesnake_Plantain_orchid
Downy Rattlesnake Plantain Orchid   (Goodyera pubescens)



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