- Dogwood's "flowers," four changed leaves or bracts made white to attract insects
- Original Format:
- Lantern slide; Hand-colored lantern slide
- 3.25 x 4 in.
- Item identifier:
- Wells, B. W. (Bertram Whittier), 1884- more info on Wells, B. W. (Bertram Whittier), 1884-
- Created Date:
- The showy parts of dogwood flowers are not flowers at all; they are but four changed leaves or bracts, made white and attractive to insects. The "state flower" of North Carolina
Piedmont (N.C. : Region)
- Digital Project:
B. W. Wells
- Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
- B.W. Wells lantern slides (UA023.039) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
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