Thursday, May 2, 2013

Spring Beauties

We have two varieties of this beautiful wildflower around here.   Claytonia virginica is white or white with pink stripes.

It blooms in March or April for a week or two, then it's gone.

 I found this one with pink stripes, too. 

Right next to them I found this.  Claytonia caroliniana is pink with dark pink stripes - and much rarer.  We're lucky to have a few of these here.

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