Plant ID forum→Need a plant ID

Views: 279, Replies: 4 » Jump to the end

Oct 29, 2016 5:00 PM CST
Found atop a bald in the Appalachian Mountains, NC
Thumb of 2016-10-29/cairnkicker/ed1c5e

Name: Janine
NE Connecticut (Zone 6a)
Cat Lover Native Plants and Wildflowers Seed Starter Herbs Plant and/or Seed Trader Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
Oct 29, 2016 5:22 PM CST
Clintonia borealis?
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
Not all who wander are lost
Garden Sages Plant Identifier
Oct 29, 2016 7:16 PM CST
Oh, I LIKE that! But what is a 'bald'?

PS: Welcome! to NGA
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and proclaiming...."WOW What a Ride!!" -Mark Frost

President: Orchid Society of Northern Nevada
Name: Beth
NW PA (Zone 5a)
Oct 30, 2016 9:19 AM CST
Its a wildflower.... Yellow trout lilly
Name: Lin Vosbury
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

Region: United States of America Deer Region: Florida Charter ATP Member Million Pollinator Garden Challenge I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Garden Procrastinator Birds Butterflies Bee Lover Hummingbirder Container Gardener
Oct 30, 2016 10:02 AM CST
I'd love to see photo of the leaves but from what I see of the leaf tip and width, I'd say it's Bluebead Lily (Clintonia) too.

Bluebead Lily:
Bluebead Lily (Clintonia borealis)

Trout Lily is also a N.C. native but the blooms appear to have recurved petals.
~ I'm an old gal who still loves playing in the dirt!
~ Playing in the dirt is my therapy ... and I'm in therapy a lot!

« Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Plant ID forum
Only the members of the Members group may reply to this thread.

Member Login:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by Lucius93 and is called "Narcissus tazetta"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.