Slow Spring #2

My friend Liz and I went to the arboretum this morning. I was prepared to see an explosion of growth following the warmth and sun of late last week, but the growth was still pretty tame. I am still glad for this slower spring! IMG_9741

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Spice bush (Lindera benzoin)

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Pussytoes (Indian tobacco, Antennaria parlinii)

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Spring beauty (Claytonia virginica)

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Bloodroot (Sanguinaria canadensis)

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Shooting star foliage (Dodecathon meadia)

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Rue anemone (Anemonella thalictroides)

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Celandine poppy (Stylophoum diphyliium)

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Wake robin (Trillium sessile)

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Toothwort (Cardamine concatenata)

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Dutchman’s breeches (Dicentra cucullaria)

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Bluebells (Mertensia virginica)

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