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Watch for These Native Plants

05/04/2018 1:46 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

We can help DNR track "watchlist" species - ranked S3. Here are some that bloom in the spring and are easy to ID: Cypripedium parviflorum (Yellow Lady's-slipper), Delphinium tricorne (Dwarf Larkspur), Hybanthus concolor (Green Violet), Kalmia angustifolia (Sheep Laurel), Myosotis verna (Spring Forget-me-not), Primula media (Eastern Shooting star).

If you see any of these - or any other S3 plant - please note the exact location and try to take a photo. Then either contribute the record to the Maryland Biodiversity Project, marylandbiodiversity.com, or send an email to info@mdflora.org. We'll take it from there. Locations of species likely to be poached will not be shared publicly.

Click here to find a list of Maryland's Rare, Threatened and Endangered Plants. 







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