Purple Passion Flower
Photo courtesy of the Deleware Wildflowers Organization.
In 2003, a list compiled by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources placed the Purple Passion Flower on a list of rare, threatened and endangered plants. These plants can be spotted along Oxon Cove.
Did You Know?
The white farm house at Oxon Hill Farm was known as Mount Welby in the early 1800s. In 1891, Saint Elizabeths Hospital acquired Mount Welby and renamed it Godding Croft. The white farm house is the oldest structure in the park.