Solidago rugosa from Diane, SC

Hi, Dr. Hill, This plant was photographed on Sept. 12 and the bloom on Oct. 1. It was growing next to the Hypericum nudiflorum you […]

Agalinis setacea from Mary in SC

Growing in SC dry, sandy soil–in the pea family? Hi Mary, no, not in the pea family, it is in the snapdragon family, Scrophulariaceae. Your […]

Mikania scandens from Stacy in SC

Found in my asiatic jasmine, deep shade. Fall blooming, current height ~ 24in. Thought it was White Snakeroot, but the leaves are smooth. Hi Stacy, […]

Lycoris radiata from Libby in SC

this was found in a friend’s backyard. We were wondering what it is. Hi Libby, this is called Lycoris radiata, the Red spider lily. It […]

Georgia calamint from Diane P., SC

Hi, Dr. Hill, This plant was photographed (two years ago) on September 23 along a rural road in the Piedmont, full sun. I saw it […]

Salvia azurea from Diane P., SC

Hi, Dr. Hill, This plant was photographed last year on Sept. 24. I passed it recently in the Fall Line region and the blooms haven’t […]

Aureolaria from Diane P., SC

Hi, Dr. Hill, You recently identified an Aureolaria virginica for me. Based on that information, I’m guessing this is also an Aureolaria; it is growing […]