Wintergreen with pod
Downy Rattlesnake Plantain with Marie holding a quarter to show the size of the plant.
Great Lobelia (Lobelia siphilitica) Bellflower Family
We saw two kinds of Skullcap, Mad Dog and Marsh, both of the Mint Family.
Pelecinid Wasp (Pelecinus polyturator)
Indian Tobacco (Lobelia inflate) Bellflower family
Steeplebush or Hardhack (Spiraea tomentosa) Rose Family
Helleborine (Epipactis helleborine) Orchid Family
She found one Smaller Purple Fringed Orchid (Platanthera psychodes)
Smaller Purple Fringed Orchid
We also made a stop at Park Road end in Oceana County along the shore of Lake Michigan.
That was it for this day in August.