These three prairie grasses were followed in importance by four common prairie forbs of the Asteraceae: Aster laevis (smooth aster), Silphium terebinthinaceum (prairie dock
), Solidago nemoralis (gray goldenrod), and Coreopsis tripteris (tall tickseed), all with IVs greater than 7.0 (Table 1).
Seven miles of hiking trails put you closer to Georgia's aster, Schweinitz's sunflower, and the yellow flower, prairie dock
. Camp in the preserve's campground.
1 Schizachyrium scopairum (Michx.) Nash Little Bluestem 25 Totals 90 Species Survived % Survival Agave virginica L.
offers liquid supplement, which also contains extracts of Goldenseal Prairie Dock
Root, Red Clove Flower, Sage Leaf and other herbs.
Be prepared to see prairie dock
, compass plant, iron weed, cardinal flower, great blue lobelia and a host of others.