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Images

Butterfly Weed
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/b490/asclepias-tuberosa.aspx

Blue false indigo
http://www.wildflower.org/image_archive/640x480/BGNP/BGNP_0048.JPG

Carolina Allspice
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/b820/calycanthus-floridus.aspx

Blue Wood Sedge
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/b239/carex-flaccosperma.aspx

Shagbark Hickory
 http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/a854/carya-ovata.aspx

Fringetree
http://www.ag.auburn.edu/hort/landscape/dbpages/309.html

White Flowering Dogwood
http://www.herrinhs.org/Teachers/EricJohns/CHA07/Noah%20Quinton/Flowering%20Dogwood/Flowering%20dogwood%20site.htm

Smooth Purple Coneflower
http://plants.usda.gov/java/nameSearch?keywordquery=echinacea+laevigata&mode=sciname&submit.x=0&submit.y=0

‘Kim’s Knee-High’ Purple Coneflower
http://www.wildflower.org/image_archive/640x480/SAW/SAW_01215.JPG

Fothergilla ‘Mount Airy’
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/b705/fothergilla-mount-airy.aspx

Spotted Joe-Pye Weed
http://www.wildflower.org/image_archive/640x480/PCD1285/PCD1285_IMG0061.JPG

Dwarf Fothergilla
http://www.naturallandscapesnursery.com/fothergilla.html

Willow-leaved sunflower ‘First Light’
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/Portals/0/PlantFinder/low/X980-0901020.jpg

Scarlet Rosemallow
Larry Allain @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database (13)

Pink Muhly Grass
http://www.northcreeknurseries.com/index.cfm/fuseaction/news.detail/recID/33/index.htm

White Muhly Grass
http://myfolia.com/retailers/854-park-seed/catalogue_items/73797-muhly-grass-white-cloud

Passion Vine
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/q280/passiflora-incarnata.aspx

Blue-eyed Grass
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/gardens-gardening/your-garden/plant-finder/plant-details/kc/i870/sisyrinchium-angustifolium.aspx

Late Purple Aster
http://naturenarratives.com/tag/aspen-trees

Burgundy Wild Lowbush Blueberry
http://www.cumauriceriver.org/botany/vaan.html

Highbush Blueberry ‘Misty’
http://www.naturallandscapesnursery.com/vaccinium.html

Highbush Blueberry ‘Jubilee’
http://plants.squakmtnursery.com/Content/Images/Photos/F620-21.jpg

Woodland Sunflower
http://www.wildflower.org/image_archive/640x480/PCD2414/PCD2414_IMG0016.JPG

Bushy Bluestern
http://www.catnapin.com/WildFlowers/Grass/Bushy%20Bluestem,%20Andropogon%20glomeratus%20-%20Coleman_small.jpg

Eastern Blue Star
http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/Portals/0/PlantFinder/low/J320-1006091wg.jpg