Wildflowers - Cleft Gromwell
Cleft Gromwell develops a hard, whitened fruit later in the summer. The generic name Lithosperum means "stoneseed."
Did You Know?
Fire is an important factor in protecting the prairie. Historically, fires burned across the prairie every 4 to 7 years. Fires burn the small trees that would otherwise march across the prairie and turn the grasslands to forest.