Today we are back to small flowers, with this delicate starflower. Our star for the day, it is a perennial with seven petalled flowers – which is unusual in itself – that only blooms in May and June and is particularly found in woodlands in Nova Scotia, although also seen in other parts of Northern North America. This was a delightful discovery for me, as I had (once again) never noticed it before. Each stalk bears one or two of these little flowers, which afterwards produce small brown pods, with only a few seeds. Once the heat sets in they no longer bloom, so now I must wait until next Spring to see them again and study them more closely. I wish you all a good start to your week and send a hug out to you all. A Flower a Day #282 (NB while I make every effort to identify the flowers I post, I make no guarantee that the name is correct. It’s about the photograph, not the name.:-) )
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