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An Appreciation Of Wildflowers - For The Joy Of It

"Do not the flowers of August and September," Henry David Thoreau wrote in his journal, "generally resemble suns and stars - sunflowers and asters and the single flowers of the goldenrod?"

Birdfoot violet, Viola pedata

Black Knapweed, Centaurea nigra, Composite family

Blue Cohosh, Caulophyllum thalictroides

Calico Aster, Aster lateriflorus

Canada Hawkweed, Hieracium canadense, Composite family

Celandine, Chelidonium majus, Poppy family

Dandelion, Taraxacum officinale

Dutchman's Breeches, Taraxacum officinale

Dwarf Ginseng, Panax trifolium

Early Saxifrage, Saxifraga virginiensis

Pale Early Violet, Viola affinis

Purple Coneflower, Echinacea purpurea

Evening Primrose, Oenothera biennis

Evening Primrose, Oenothera biennis

Bull Thistle, Cirsium vulgare

Fireweed, Epilobium angustifolium

Fragrant Water Lily, Nymphaea odorata

Gill Over The Ground, Glechoma hederacea

Golden Alexanders, Zizia aurea,Parsley family

Goldenrod, Solidago sp.

Goldenrod, Solidago sp.

Heal-all, Prunella vulgaris

Hog Peanut, Amphicarpa bracteata

Indian Pipe, Monotropa uniflora

Jewelweed, Spotted Touch-me-not, Impatiens capensis

Jewelweed, Spotted Touch-me-not, Impatiens capensis

Milkweed, Asclepias syriaca

Morning Glory, Ipomoea purpurea

Mossy Stonecrop, Sedum acre

Walnut Hill Tracking & Nature Center
325 Walnut Hill Rd, Orange MA 01364Phone: 978-544-6083
E-mail: walnuthilltracking@verizon.net
All photographs on this site are by Nick Wisniewski