dutchman's breeches


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Related to dutchman's breeches: Dicentra cucullaria

dutchman's breeches

dicentracucullaria, D. spectabilis, thamnosma texana.
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Within the first mile or so, hikers see masses of large-flowered trilliums on the slopes, as well as wake-robin, bellwort, and Dutchman's breeches.
If you want to establish a good stand of bloodroot, Dutchman's breeches, and many other woodland wildflowers, don't rake your leaves," says David Kopitzke, a botanist in southwestern Wisconsin and founder of the little Valley Farm, which specializes in propagating and selling native plants to homeowners.
Species including Dutchman's breeches (Dicentra cucullaria) and American smoketree (Cotinus obovatus) share the out-of-place spotlight with the maple groves.