Here’s a second photo for the day. After our walk in the park, we went to the Agricultural Farm Park and walked through their demonstration garden. It’s really changed since we were here last, about two months ago. There was one plant in bloom that really caught our collective eye. It’s a Maryland native commonly called Indian pink (Spigelia marilandica). What a beautiful flower. This is something I’d really like to get. I’ve done some searching and it seems like finding seeds will be difficult. There are a few mail order places that have the plant but most of them ship in the fall. Hopefully I’ll remember to order some then.
Spigelia marilandica (Indian Pink)
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Sunday, June 21, 2020, Spigelia marilandica (Indian Pink) #hardyperennial #herbaceousperennial #indianpink #nativeplants #red #spigelia #spigeliamarilandica