Our trails at Armuchee Elementary are beginning to bloom.
Here is the Rue Anemone (Thalictrum thalictroides) that hugs rock outcrops along the stream:
Sometimes mixed with the Rue Anemone is the Rounded-Lobed Hepatica (Hepatica americana) with its leathery ground-hugging leaves and showy purple flowers:
On April 4 I will help Jim Drake lead a wildflower walk at our trail as part of the Georgia Botanical Society Spring Pilgrimage. By then there should be lots of other blooms.