Rattlesnake plantain is a fairly common species encountered at Grandfather Mountain. This plant was found at the Boone Fork hiking permit box.
1 plant. Prairie fen w Dasiphora fruticosa
Kent Trail, along Alpine Lake.
Not sure if this is the right description.
Orchidaceae is a diverse and widespread family of flowering plants with blooms that are often colourful and often fragrant, commonly known as the orchid family. Along with the Asteraceae, they are one of the two largest families of flowering plants, with between 21,950 and 26,049 currently accepted species, found in 880 genera. Selecting which of the two families is larger is still under debate, as concrete numbers on such enormous families are constantly in flux. Regardless,...