Flower growing in back yard under trees, fairly shady; flower hangs upside down.

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Date Photo Taken: 04/27/2013
Location: Mableton, GA
Posted By: Ray 45

Notes:

There are 4+ of these beautiful flowers growing out back under a large tree, it is a somewhat shady area. The mature stem is dark purple, and the flower hangs upside down. The less mature plants have a green stem.

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  1. spatialdrift Flower Fanatic says:

    Looks like a kind of trillium! I am not sure which, maybe Nodding Trillium, but I love these little plants!

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trillium
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Nodding_trillium_flower_-SC_woodlot-_3.JPG

    April 29th, 2013 at 3:31 pm
  2. stone Flower Fanatic says:

    nodding trillium, catesby’s trillium
    (Trillium catesbaei)

    http://www.ncwildflower.org/index.php/plants/details/trillium-catesbaei/

    April 29th, 2013 at 5:32 pm

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