Sewanee Field Adventure Part 4.5: Passionate for Pretty Purple Passionflower

The morning after the hike to Fiery Gizzard, I went with a friend on bikes to a patch of vines off of Old Farm Road to find the flowers of Purple Passionflower. We found a few flowers along with some other interesting organisms. Here are the new finds I added to my list:

Vines (3 species, 3 lifers):

*Purple Passionflower

*Man-of-the-Earth Morning Glory

*American Wisteria

Butterflies (2 species, 0 lifers):

Cabbage White

Variegated Fritillary

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Cabbage White

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Man-of-the-Earth

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Eastern Gray Squirrel

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Purple Passionflower side view

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Purple Passionflower top view

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Purple Passionflower leaf

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