Oak Leaf Hydrangea
Hydrangea quercifolia / Saxifrage Family
Shrub - to 6'
June 10, 2006
I saw a lot of these shrubs blooming at Norris Dam State Park. The large white flowers are sterile, they are "attention getters" to draw the pollinators to the smaller flowers below.
Where seen: Cumberaland Mountain State Park, Norris Dam SP