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Location: Searcy County, Arkansas
Month of Photograph: March
Distribution Map: Claytonia virginica - Distribution Map Spacer
USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (, 16 January 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA. Spacer Guests can be assured that there is established evidence that this plant has been found in all of the green filled counties of Arkansas. However, the white filled counties should not be interpreted as counties in which this plant does not grow. They should instead be interpreted as counties which lack officially sanction evidence of the plants presence there.

Family: Portulacaceae

Whole Plant

Claytonia virginica - Whole Plant "
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Claytonia virginica - Flowers Frontal View Flowers, frontal view

In my yard and the fields round-about, the spring beauty is "Spring". There are other plants that bloom about the same time, and some may even bloom a bit earlier. But for me, it is this little flower - sprinkled across my lawn - that makes me feel that it is time to go to the woods.

Claytonia virginica - Flower Lateral View Flower, lateral view
Claytonia virginica - Whole Plant Whole Plant
Claytonia virginica - Whole PlantWhole Plant
Claytonia virginica - Flower Buds Flower, buds
Flower, frontal view
Claytonia virginica - Flower Frontal View