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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