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

<strong>Groundnut</strong>
<em>Apios americana</em> / Pea Family<br>
I photographed this in Oak Ridge. Note the ants on the flowers, like other members in the Pea Family, it has extra-floral nectaries that attract ants. 
Perennial 
<u>Where seen</u...
Groundnut
Apios americana / Pea Family

I photographed this in Oak Ridge. Note the ants on the flowers, like other members in the Pea Family, it has extra-floral nectaries that attract ants.
Perennial
Where seen: Oak Ridge, Big Ridge SP,Great Smoky Mountains NP

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