Tag Archives: Mitchella repens

08.20.2020 Unicorn Mushroom

A happy little find while photographing wildflowers at Hallockville Pond in Plainfield, MA. The specks are typical according to reading. It has a few Latin names, but Entoloma quadratum is the most recognized. Here it is growing among partridge berry-Mitchella … Continue reading

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07.08.2019 Eight where ordinarily there are four and a colorful visitor

A similar image to the partridge berry I posted a short time ago, but in this case with a double bloom.  I heard from someone that he once found one of these with a pair of five-petaled partridge berry flowers. … Continue reading

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07.02.2019 Two+ from West Branch of Fever Brook Pond

Partridge berries make nice ground cover and, of course, keep partridges fat and happy. One of these days I’ll get a shot of the berries but for now this pair of flowers (they are always in pairs) will do. This … Continue reading

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