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Wildflowers - Leadplant

Leadplant - Amorpha canescens
Leadplant - Amorpha canescens
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Leadplant is primarily a tallgrass prairie species. The name "leadplant" comes from the gray color of the leaves.

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Stemless Hymenoxys

The scientific name for the Stemless Hymenoxys is Hymemoxys acaulis. Acaulis means "stemless" and referes to the leafless stalks which bear the flower heads. More...