Identifications L-R: Yellow lady's slipper (Cypripedium parviflorum); Bladder campion (Silene cucullata); Fire pink (Silene virginica); Cancer root (Conopholis americana); Needle-tip blue-eyed grass (Sisyrinchium mucronatum).
Virginia Plant Names:
Latin and Greek Meanings and Derivations
A Dictionary of Botanical and Biographical Etymology

Compiled by Michael L. Charters

  Hesperis    Trillium    Dennstaedtia    helianthoides    Gillenia    virginica    Tradescantia
  Houstonia    longifolia    Gaultheria    canadensis    Clintonia    baccata     hirsuta Tephrosia
  Tradescantia    obscurum    Aruncus     graminea    Diervilla    corollata    calendulaceum

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