Mystery yellow flower

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Date Photo Taken: March 3 2011
Location: Stamp creek, Ga.
Posted By: Maggie Flowers

Notes:

I found this flower while hiking in Bartow county in the woods. The bud opens downward, like a violet. The petals are yellow and pointed. Any ideas?

COMMENTS

  1. Southern Garden Coach Flower Fanatic says:

    You have found a Trout Lily! Congratulations! There are several species of this gem and you can more information at: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ERAM5

    March 5th, 2011 at 9:33 am
  2. Maggie Flowers Unregistered says:

    Wow! Thanks.It seems to grow in shady areas. Do you have any suggestions on transplanting a few into my yard?

    March 5th, 2011 at 10:19 pm

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