if i told you this was a nodding trillium, would you disagree? i didn’t intend to make that connection with this photo, but something about that tucked-under blossom hiding beneath broad green leaves must be an evolutionarily advantageous trait. or maybe just a weird mutation, a bowlful of lemons that a few plants managed to turn into lemonade.
baby and juvenile milkweed seedpods
sucker lake regional trail, shoreview, minnesota