Mother’s Day Special: Woodland Wildflowers

Woodland wildflowers. In dappled sunlight on moist, fertile soils. As solitary plants or in clumps, patches and carpets; in every size, color and growth form imaginable; and with blooms that fade as quickly as they appear. The story of the spring ephemerals is told over and over again, the scenes observed each and every year in April and May. But, Mother Nature is the supreme story teller, and it never gets old.

In memory, and honor, of mothers around the globe.

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Bloodroot; 1May2015

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Trout Lily; Lily family; 6May2015

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White Trillium; Lily family; 4May2015

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Red trillium, 6May2015

Photos by NB Hunter. © All Rights Reserved.