Virginia Spring Beauty
Claytonia virginica / Purslane Family
March 27, 2005
The leaves of the Virginia Spring Beauty are thin. I think of two thin, paired leaves being like "V" for Virginia. These are common in the woods in Oak Ridge.
Where seen:Oak Ridge Greenways, Norris Dam SP, Frozen Head SP, Piney River Trail, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warriors' Path SP, Ijams Nature Center