All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Hairy lettuce</strong>
<em>Lactuca hirsuta</em><br> /Aster Family
This flower was blooming along the Bald River Falls Trail in the Cherokee National Forest near Tellico Plains. I found it in mid-July. Note the purple-hued flower bracts and st...
Hairy lettuce
Lactuca hirsuta
/Aster Family
This flower was blooming along the Bald River Falls Trail in the Cherokee National Forest near Tellico Plains. I found it in mid-July. Note the purple-hued flower bracts and stem.
Annual
Where seen: Cherokee NF

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