Miami Mist (close up)
Phacelia purshii /Waterleaf Family
April 22, 2005
If you find this lovely little flower in the forest during April and early May be sure to look at the delicately fringed edges of the petals. This is very common in the Smokies, especially near the Metcalf Bottoms Picnic Area and Cades Cove.
Where seen:Great Smoky Mountains NP, Oak Ridge