A Few Photos of Prairie Forbs


To remind us of the prairie season past, the spring to come, and of the joys of the prairie in bloom.

Pasque Flower (Anemone patens) at The Swamp Lovers Foundation

Pasque Flower (Anemone patens) on a remnant hillside prairie on the edge of the Driftless Area in SW Wisconsin.

 

Pale Purple Coneflower (Echinacea pallid) on Picnic Hill

Pale Purple Coneflower (Echinacea pallida) in a restored remnant oak savanna.

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Fringed gentian (Gentianoposis crinita). A native annual or biennial.  It likes a moist habitat and is often found in wet meadows or near streams.

 

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About Steve Glass

The blogger is a restoration ecologist practicing and writing in the Midwestern United States.
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