Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Wetland Plant of the Week #3

Cephalanthus occidentalis



Wetland obligate species with ball like clusters of small white flowers.
This flower cluster photographed in the Fakahatchee Strand Preserve

5 comments:

  1. Hey, thanks much for the Cephalanthus picture. I've not been able to find them since moving to Alabama.

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  2. No problem... I'm there for ya.

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  3. A fellow photographer photographed a couple of these and was trying to find out what they where, You popped up in google images under white ball flower. Very helpful!!

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  4. We found one of these in our backyard in Alabama. I had never seen one before, and my daughters and I were very interested in what htey were (They are so pretty!!) Your blog came up when we searched flower white ball.

    Thanks!!

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  5. I, too, was looking for the name of this beauty and found your blog. Thanks!

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