Today in the Tucker mini-prairie…….

blush plant with white head-like flowers

Rattlesnake Master plant in bloom. Eryngium yuccafolium found in the Apiaceae family.

Cup plant bloom.  Silphium perfoliatum found in the Asteraceae family

Cup plant bloom. Silphium perfoliatum found in the Asteraceae family

purple flower

Monarda fistulosa, or Wild Bergamot found in the Lamiaceae family

yellow daily

Ratibida pinnata, or Gray-head coneflower found in the Asteraceae family

bluish colored grass

Elymus sp. or wild rye found in the Poaceae family