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Recent observations

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What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

eric_hunt

Date

March 24, 2012 10:03 AM CDT

Description

Species from eastern North America

Common name: May Apple

Photographed at Arkansas Arboretum at Pinnacle Mountain State Park

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Square

What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

matthewherron

Date

April 22, 2014 06:57 PM CDT

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Square

What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

matthewherron

Date

February 15, 2015 12:11 PM CST

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What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

matthewherron

Date

February 15, 2015 10:32 AM CST

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What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

matthewherron

Date

February 15, 2015 10:21 AM CST

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What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

wonder_al

Date

May 28, 2006 09:35 AM CDT

Description

Along Stephens' Fall hiking trail, Governor Dodge State Park, WI

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Square

What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Date

April 16, 1998

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What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

milopyne

Date

May 4, 2006 06:00 PM EDT

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Square

What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Date

April 20, 2014

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Square

What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

pete_woods

Date

May 20, 2014 12:14 PM EDT

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What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

pete_woods

Date

May 18, 2014 08:44 AM EDT

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What

Mayapple Podophyllum peltatum

Observer

lbsparrius

Date

the past

Place

toledo OH (Google, OSM)

Description

Podophyllum peltatum, the most fascinating spring forest plant I've seen so far with big white petals covered by a large umbrella-like leaf.

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Description from Wikipedia

Podophyllum peltatum, commonly called Mayapple, or May Apple, (or hogapple, Indian apple, mayflower, umbrella plant, wild lemon (flavor of the fruit), wild mandrake, American mandrake (shape of rhizomes) or "devil's apple" (used for Solanum linnaeanum elsewhere)), is a herbaceous perennial plant in the family Berberidaceae, native to deciduous forests in of eastern North America. Like many other spring ephemerals, it emerges from below ground before the canopy of the forest opens, and then slowly withers later...

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