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Date Photo Taken: April 12 2012
Location: woods in Acworth
Posted By: pka975

Notes:

this tiny dark leaf plant is growing in a wooded area amongst English Ivy, dark green leaves with silvery-white veins, leaves are 1-2 inches long, about an inch wide, small flower stems growing up about 3 inches high. What is it and can it be transplanted from the woods to a shade garden?

COMMENTS

  1. James Unregistered says:

    Pipsissewa (Chimaphila maculata

    April 15th, 2012 at 1:35 pm
  2. Jenny A Unregistered says:

    It is a type of native Wintergreen.

    April 15th, 2012 at 4:40 pm
  3. Johns Creek Registered says:

    This looks like spearmint

    April 16th, 2012 at 8:44 am
  4. pka975 Unregistered says:

    Thanks everyone, I’ve been doing online research now that I have a name and so excited about my little discovery in my back woods, could not have done it with out your help!

    April 16th, 2012 at 4:41 pm

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