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

<strong>Biennial Gaura; Morning Honeysuckle</strong>
<em>Gaura biennis</em> /Evening Primrose Family<br>
These are very common roadside plants that bloom in August. I like the unusual white and pink flowers. They close by afternoon, so you have to go...
Biennial Gaura; Morning Honeysuckle
Gaura biennis /Evening Primrose Family

These are very common roadside plants that bloom in August. I like the unusual white and pink flowers. They close by afternoon, so you have to go out early to see them. Note the X-shaped stigma on the pistil."Biennial" means "two years."
Biennial or winter annual
Where seen: Oak Ridge Greenways, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warriors' Path SP

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