Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Flower for the Day 4-11-12

May Apple  Also Mandrake. (Podophyllum peltatum)  Each spring this stand of May
apples shows up in the shady woods around Innsbrook. The striking umbrella like leaves 
spread like a skirt.

If you look under the skirt  you will find a delicate single white flower.

As you can imagine it is not always easy to see under a skirt but well worth the


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