Hepatica
Hepatica
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Location:  Carley State Park - Plainview, MN Image ID:  M0206
Date:  Saturday, May 7th, 2011 Photographer:  Sallie Carlson

Notes:  Photographed on a steep bluff above the Whitewater River, the hepatica can be found with white, pink or blue blossoms. The flowers first appear, each on its own stalk. Once the petals fall off, the three-lobed leaves underneath the petals unfurl.