Thimbleberry Common Milkweed Mossy Stonecrop Bell Pepper
Completing my plant bingo while on vacation has been fun. These are all plants from northern Michigan. All photos taken using iPhone 12 Pro. Composite image created using Line Camera app for iPhone.
I found this assignment to be difficult because not all the photo sets share photos of the same parts of the plants. And I couldn’t tell in the white-flowered plant whether it was pistillate, staminate, or both. Like many others, I’m just hoping I did this assignment correctly.
As I’m currently on vacation in Michigan, I tried to find some plants that occur in both Michigan and Alaska (either native or invasive). I chose red clover, tamarack, and St. John’s wort.
Hello, my name is Brenda. I’m a former geologist turned middle school science teacher; I currently work for the Fairbanks public schools. I have lived in Alaska for 10 years, but I don’t know a whole lot about the flora of the state. Back when dinosaurs roamed the Earth and …