Summer Blooming Flowers 9-8-2016

Punctuality is the virtue of the bored. Evelyn Waugh

Don’t be bored… see what I found blooming in 201320142015

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Eupatorium perfoliatum ~ Common boneset   ||  Persicaria lapathifolia ~ Nodding Smartweed


Apios americana ~ Groundnut

Tubers are more nutritious than potatoes and the seeds are edible also.

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Impatiens capensis ~ orange jewelweed, common jewelweed, spotted jewelweed, spotted touch-me-not, or orange balsam

The grass only has one name Panicum virgatum ‘Hot Rod’ ~ Switch grass

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Erigeron philadelphicus ~ Philadelphia Fleabane   ||   This bee was resting…. I petted him! He woke up & flew away.

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Silphium perfoliatum ~ Cup plant     ||   Unknown weed


hibiscus moscheutos ‘Midnight Marvel’ I just planted two of these in my front yard. Love the leaf color.

© Ilex – Midwestern Plant Girl

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