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Native Plant Profile Articles

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5/8/2023: View Marion's updated Violets profile article. Coming soon: a new article on Violets Taxonomic Changes.

Wild News2012November-DecemberGoldenrods: Falsely Accused?
Wild News2013March-AprilSpring Beauty (Claytonia virginica)
Wild News2013September-OctoberIronweeds Not Iron-clad
Wild News2013September-OctoberNew York Ironweed (Vernonia Noveboracensis)
Wild News2014May-JuneWild Ginger (Asarum canadense)
Wild News2014September-OctoberJoe-pye-weeds: Eutrochium Species
Wild News2015May-JuneAmerican Alumroot (Heuchera americana)
Wild News2015September-OctoberViburnum: Common Beauty
Wild News2016May-JuneWild Geranium (Geranium maculatum)
Wild News2016September-OctoberMonarda - Beebalm, Bergamot, or Oswego Tea
Wild News2017September-OctoberPawpaw (Asimina triloba)
Wild News2018September-OctoberCardinal Flower
Wild News2018January-FebruarySpring Wildflower Life Cycle Information - Spring Wildflowers: Ecological Factors
Wild News2018March-AprilBloodroot: Sanguinaria canadensis
Wild News2018May-JuneSpring Wildflowers - Underground Storage Structures, Pollination, Myrmchochory-Seed Dispersal by Ants
Wild News2019March-AprilRedbud (Cercis canadensis)
Wild News2019May-JuneJack-in-the-Pulpit (Arisaema triphyllum)
Wild News2019July-AugustMonotropa uniflora Indian Pipe: a beautiful and unusual "thief"
Wild News2019November-DecemberClubmosses: An Ancient and Interesting Group of "Fern Allies"
Wild News2020January-FebruarySkunk Cabbage (Symplocarpus foetidus)
Wild News2020March-AprilVirginia Bluebells
Wild News2020May-JuneMayapple (Podophyllum peltatum)
Wild News2020September-OctoberThe Dog Banes of Summer? Butterfly-weed and other Milkweeds
Wild News2020November-DecemberA Parasitic Lifestyle: Beechdrops and Relatives
Wild News2021November-DecemberWitch Hazel (Hamamelis virginiana)
Wild News2021March-AprilHarbinger-of-Spring
Wild News2021May-JuneTrilliums
Wild News2021July-AugustWhite Turtlehead - Chelone glabra
Wild News2022March-AprilBrassicaceae (Mustard Family)
Wild News2022March-AprilCut-leaf Toothwort
Wild News2022May-JuneDward Crested Iris, Iris cristata
Wild News2022July-AugustVirginia's Beautiful Magnolia Species - Native and Naturalized
Wild News2022September-OctoberThe Fabulous Fabaceae or Pea/Legume Family
VNPS Blog2019MayJack-in-the-Pulpit Preaches Preservation