Wildflowers forum: A few from yesterday's trip.

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Name: Jay
Nederland, Texas (Zone 9a)
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Horntoad
Jun 18, 2014 12:50 PM CST
Here are a few plants from my trip to Watson Rare Native Plant Preserve, near Warren, Texas.

Aletris aurea


Asclepias rubra
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Callicarpa americana
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Cyrilla racemiflora
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Echinacea sanguinea


Eutrochium fistulosum
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Rudbeckia hirta
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Commelina ssp.
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Cephalanthus occidentalis
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Nymphaea odorata
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Drosera capillaris
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Ipomoea pandurata
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Platanthera nivea


Sabatia gentianoides

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Name: josephine
Arlington, Texas (Zone 8a)
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frostweed
Jun 18, 2014 1:27 PM CST

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Wow! those are great, I had never seen the Eutrochium fistulosum it looks very nice Smiling
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Name: Christine
North East Texas (Zone 7b)
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wildflowers
Jun 18, 2014 1:29 PM CST

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Very nice wildflowers. Thumbs up
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Name: Caroline Scott
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CarolineScott
Jun 18, 2014 4:37 PM CST
Beautiful wildflowers, and you can identify them!
Name: Jay
Nederland, Texas (Zone 9a)
Region: Texas Region: Gulf Coast Charter ATP Member I helped beta test the first seed swap I helped plan and beta test the plant database. I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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Horntoad
Jun 18, 2014 6:21 PM CST
CarolineScott said:Beautiful wildflowers, and you can identify them!


Only a few. I had to do a little research.

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