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Great Blue Lobelia

Lobelia siphilitica

It is a late summer treat to see great blue lobelia in full bloom, often alongside the fabulously red cardinal flower. Sometimes called “blue cardinal flower”, great blue lobelia resembles red¬†cardinal flower,¬†( 228 more words

Virginia Wildflowers

Purple-flowering Raspberry

Rubus odoratus

On an August hike to Wind Rock in the Jefferson National Forest, I found an odd shrub with very large, maple-shaped leaves and bold, reddish-purple flowers. 232 more words

Virginia Wildflowers