Mountain Camillia; Mountain Stewertia
Stewertia ovata /Tea Family
June 23, 2005
I was thrilled to find this beautiful tree in bloom at Big South Fork NRRA, it was right next to the road in a place I could safely photograph it! Mountain Camillia has a very short blooming period and it is not a very common tree, so I was lucky to see it!
Perennial - tree
Where seen: Big South Fork NRRA