Part of my amazing walk at Noanet. “Besides the showy flowers that are insect-pollinated, there are also inconspicuous flowers that are borne underground and which self-fertilize without opening.”-US Forest Service ! Native. Milkwort family.
Fringed Polygala, Gaywings, Flowering Wintergreen (Polygala paucifolia)
Donna, thanks for commenting. I’m getting way too obsessed with this blog. On the one hand I’m so glad actually for the experience of looking for things and finding them — so beautiful and hidden. And I love the beautiful pictures, etc. But it kind of takes more time than I would like!!