Tag Archives: South Carolina

Bad Creek to the Whitewater River – October 22, 2021

Information about the construction and operation of the Lake Jocassee Pumped Storage Facility can be found here. For a link to the USDA’s Field Guide to Native Oak Species of Eastern North America, click here. Photography by Penny Longhurst & … Continue reading

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Ashmore Heritage Preserve – September 24, 2021

Great company, interesting plants, & beautiful weather. What more could we ask for? Plants that are non-native to North America are indicated by an asterisk (*) placed after the species name. Photography by Richard Holzman, Penny Longhurst, & Joe Standaert … Continue reading

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Boggs Rock Scout – Spring 2021

My first visit to Boggs Rock was April 10, 2021 on a South Carolina Native Plant Society field trip. The Diamorpha was still in bud with not much else save the tadpoles, Carolina Jessamine, and Packera. Was nice to find … Continue reading

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Glassy Mountain – April Wildflowers

Glassy Mountain is a monadnock that is the remnant of a pluton. For information on its origins click here.  This post shows plants we would expect to see in April. Read more info on the plants at Glassy in Glassy … Continue reading

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South Carolina Spring Wildflowers

Joe & Mary went camping at Devils’s Fork State Park. While there they hiked, took a cruise on Lake Jocassee, and visited Nine Time’s Preserve before getting rained out! Photography by Joe Standaert. Click on any picture to start the … Continue reading

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