Tag Archive: Givens Estates

Apr 14

Woodland Violets

Woodland Violets [Viola] found at Givens Estates on 14 April 2017 and in Gerton, North Carolina on 15 April 2017.

May 01

Bush Pea or Aaron’s Rod

Bush Pea or Aaron’s Rod [Thermopsis villosa] found at WNC Nature Center on 30 April 2016 and on Givens Estates on 1 May 2016.  It’s a member of the Pea (Fabaceae ⁄ Leguminosae) family.  Wild Flowers of North Carolina, page 99, states that it is “a close relative ot the Baptisia,” and they “grow in clearings …

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