Sharp-lobed Hepatica

Sharp-lobed Hepatica [Hepatica nobilis] found in Pisgah National Forest, Candler, North Carolina on 13 April 2023. It’s a member of the Buttercup (Ranunculaceae) family. Newcomb’s Wildflower Guide, pages 338-9, says it’s out in woods in Early spring.

USDA Plants Listing: Hepatica nobilis

Sharp-lobed Hepatica, 13 April 2023, Pisgah National Forest, Candler, NC

Sharp-lobed Hepatica, 13 April 2023

Sharp-lobed Hepatica leaves, 13 April 2023