N. GA Spring Wildflowers

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They say April showers bring May flowers and Blood Mountain proved them true!

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Golden Ragwort was used by the Native Americans as a medicine to sure uterine problems for women.

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Golden Ragwort was used by the Native Americans as a medicine to sure uterine problems for women.

 Rhododendrons and Mountain Laurel were planted in the by the Civil Conservation Corps as an attempt to reforest the mountains after they had been clear cut for their hardwoods. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Spring Wildflowers, April Showers, Conservation, Mountains, Plants, May Birth Flowers, Planters
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Rhododendron. Rhododendrons and Mountain Laurel were planted in the 1930's by the Civil Conservation Corps as an attempt to reforest the mountains after they had been clear cut for their hardwoods.

The Southern Nodding Trillium has been endangered in Georgia and Tennessee since

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The Southern Nodding Trillium has been endangered in Georgia and Tennessee since 2009.

A Yellow Lady's Slipper. Lady Slippers are also called moccasin flower, camel's foot, squirrel foot, steeple cap, Venus' shoes, and whippoorwill shoe. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Spring Wildflowers, Womens Slippers, Squirrel, Venus, Cap, Yellow, Shoes
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A Yellow Lady's Slipper. Lady Slippers are also called moccasin flower, camel's foot, squirrel foot, steeple cap, Venus' shoes, and whippoorwill shoe.

 Some species will open up in the morning and close again during the heat of the day, though they may stay open all day on a cloudy day. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Spring Wildflowers, Cloudy Day, April Showers, Open Up, Plants, May Birth Flowers, Planters
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Spiderwort. Some species will open up in the morning and close again during the heat of the day, though they may stay open all day on a cloudy day.

 Mountain Laurel and Rhododendrons were planted in the by the Civil Conservation Corps as an attempt to reforest the mountains after they had been clear cut for their hardwoods. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Laurel Mountain, Spring Wildflowers, Blue Ridge Parkway, Blooming Plants, April Showers, Conservation, Georgia
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Mountain Laurel. Mountain Laurel and Rhododendrons were planted in the 1930's by the Civil Conservation Corps as an attempt to reforest the mountains after they had been clear cut for their hardwoods.

 This flowering tree is sometimes called the Bee Tree because it is favored by bees due to having pollen that produces very sweet honey. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Spring Wildflowers, April Showers, Flowering Trees, The Great Outdoors, Bees, Honey, American
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American Basewood. This flowering tree is sometimes called the Bee Tree because it is favored by bees due to having pollen that produces very sweet honey.

One of many styles of False Dandelions. This one is most likely a Hawkweed. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Spring Wildflowers, April Showers, Dandelions, Plants, May Birth Flowers, Dandelion, Planters
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One of many styles of False Dandelions. This one is most likely a Hawkweed.

Bluets are found cross all of North America and come in a range of color from blue, lavender, white, purple and red. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Spring Wildflowers, April Showers, North America, Purple, Blue, Lavender, Range
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Bluets are found cross all of North America and come in a range of color from blue, lavender, white, purple and red.

 The name came from the old belief that if live stock ate the plant, they would get lice. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Spring Wildflowers, Blooming Plants, April Showers, Old Things, Live, May Birth Flowers, Wildflowers
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Lousewort. The name came from the old belief that if live stock ate the plant, they would get lice.

The Flame Azalea is part oft he Rhododendron family and only grows the Appalachian Mountains from North Georgia to Southern New York. I love these, used to see them all the time. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Spring Wildflowers, Appalachian Mountains, April Showers, Blue Ridge, Georgia, Flora, Plants
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The Flame Azalea is part oft he Rhododendron family and only grows the Appalachian Mountains from North Georgia to Southern New York.

The Pink Lady Slipper. A member of the Orchid family. these are so hard to find now days, so much growth in Georgia has taken their habitat away.such a shame. May Flowers, Wild Flowers, Pink Lady Slipper, Spring Wildflowers, April Showers, Womens Slippers, Habitats, Orchids, Georgia
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The Pink Lady Slipper. A member of the Orchid family.