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Spring brings white colic-roots and the bog fly-poison festival on the savannah

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Title:
Spring brings white colic-roots and the bog fly-poison festival on the savannah
Topics:
Botany
Subjects:
Flowers
White colic-root (Aletris farinosa)
Crow poison (Stenanthium densum)
Original Format:
Lantern slide; Hand-colored lantern slide; 3.25 x 4 in.
Item identifier:
0021020
Photographer:
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Spring brings white colic-roots and the bog fly-poison festival on the savannah. From Natural Gardens (pages 293-294): "Perennial, similar to preceding except the carpels have erect tips instead of spreading ones and the flowers turn red in age. Grassy bogs, eastern. Spring."
Genre:
Lantern slides
Location:
Big Savannah (N.C.)
Digital Project:
B. W. Wells
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