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Birds-eye Primrose, Farinosae Primula - Photo By Lorraine Anderson

Family: Primulaceae Genus: Primula (PRIM-yew-luh) Species: frondosa (frond-OH-suh)

Wednesday, May 16th, 2007 - Report by

Mother's Day was spent with my three children and two of my five grandchildren. That alone makes it a special day. To add to it we hiked Oberg Mountain. We saw everything we hoped to see. The most outstanding were the fruit trees in bloom:  Juneberry & Pin Cherry. The spring ephemerals we saw were: Spring Beauty, Dutchman's-breeches, three colors of violets, Wood Anemone & Early Saxifrage. The weather was beautiful and the Ham Lake forest fire was not so scary.
Wednesday May 16, 2007: We went to "Limbo Beach - just this side of Paradise". B spotted the female flower of Sweet Gale that L could not find before. Sweet GaleIt is very small and reddish while the male is full of yellow pollen - Mystery solved!
Then to Artist Point to see the Bird's-eye Primrose on the way to the Lighthouse - not too many this year.
The day started out cold and foggy but soon changed to a beautiful sunny day - just like a Wednesday!!

 

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2006 Wildflower Reports:

August 16th, 2006

August 9th, 2006

August 2nd, 2006

July 26th, 2006

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July 5th, 2006

June 21st, 2006

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May 31st, 2006

May 24th, 2006

May 17th, 2006

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April 26th, 2006

 

2005 Wildflower Reports:

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August 3rd, 2005

July 27th, 2005

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July 6th, 2005

June 29th, 2005

June 22nd 2005

June 15th 2005

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June 8th, 2005

June 1, 2005

May 25th, 2005

May 18th, 2005

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April 20th, 2005

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2004 Wildflower Reports:

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May 26th, 2004

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May 19th 2004

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2003 Wildflower Reports:

August 27th, 2003

August 20th 2003

August 13th 2003

August 6th 2003

July 30th, 2003

July 23rd, 2003

July 9th, 2003

July 2, 2003

June 25th, 2003

June 18th 2003

June 11th 2003

June 4th 2003

May 28th, 2003

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April 30, 2003

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