Orchid
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Animals
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Red-cockaded Woodpecker (Picoides borealis) © Larry R. Lynch

Carnivorous Plants

drosera intermidia
Sundew (Drosera intermidia) © Skip Pudney

Other Flowering Plants

marshallia graminiifolia
Marshallia gramin © Skip Pudney

Controled Burn Pictures

gs burn
Fire and the Green Swamp © Skip Pudney

Landscapes


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Fall Colors in the Green Swamp © Kelvin Taylor



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Brunswick County Green Swamp Area Map


spiranthes praecox
Spiranthes praecoxa
© Skip Pudney

spiranthes praecox
Spiranthes praecoxa
© Skip Pudney

spiranthes vernalis
Spiranthes vernalis
© Skip Pudney

tipularia discolor crane fly orchid
Tipularia discolor
© Larry R. Lynch

GreenSwamp_NC loggong and draining
A canal cutting through the Green Swamp


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A canal cutting through the Green Swamp

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Clear cut in the Green Swamp

longleaf map
Map of  Longleaf Pine Habitat

loblolly map
Map of Loblolly Pine Tree Habitat

pine savana
Longleaf Pines Savanna The trees grow sporadically unlike the bellow satalite picture of a loblolloy pine farms where the trees are in a row.

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Loblolly Pine Tree Farm
The trees are grown in rows. In looking at Google Earth at the bottom of this page you will be able to distinguish what are crops and what are natural forests.








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calopogon barbatus
Calopogon barbatus © Jim Fowler

calopogon pallidus
Calopogon pallidus © Skip Pudney

calopogon tuberosus
Calopogon tuberosus © Skip Pudney

calopogon tuberosus
Calopogon tuberosus © Jim Fowler

calopogon tuberosus
Calopogon tuberosus © Skip Pudney

calopogon tuberosus
Calopogon tuberosus © Skip Pudney

calopogon tuberosus white
Calopogon tuberosus var alba © Jim Fowler

cleistes bifaria closeup
Cleistes bifaria
© Kelvin Taylor

cleistes bifaria
Cleistes bifaria
© Larry R. Lynch

cleistes divaricata
Cleistes divaricata © Skip Pudney

cleistes divaricata
Cleistes divaricata © Skip Pudney

epidendrum magnoliae green fly orchid
Epidendrum magnolia © Skip Pudney

epidendrum magnoliae green fly orchid
Epidendrum magnolia © Skip Pudney

epidendrum magnoliae green fly orchid
Epidendrum magnolia
© Kelvin Taylor

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Gymnadeniopsis integra © Jim Fowler

gymnadeniopsis integra
Gymnadeniopsis integra © Skip Pudney

gymnadeniopsis integra closeup
Gymnadeniopsis integra © Skip Pudney

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Habenaria repens © Jim Fowler

habenaria repens
Habenaria repens © Skip Pudney

platanthera blephariglottis
Platanthera blephariglottis © Skip Pudney

platanthera blephariglottis plant
Platanthera blephariglottis © Skip Pudney

platanthera ciliaris
Platanthera ciliaris © Kelvin Taylor

platanthera ciliaris
Platanthera ciliaris © Kelvin Taylor

platanthera ciliaris closeup
Platanthera ciliaris © Kelvin Taylor

platanthera ciliaris closeup
Platanthera ciliaris © Skip Pudney

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Platanthera ciliaris © Kelvin Taylor

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Platanthera conspicua © Jim Fowler

platanthera conspicua
Platanthera conspicua © Skip Pudney
 platanthera conspicua closeup
Platanthera conspicua © Jim Fowler

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Platanthera conspicua habitat © Jim Fowler

platanthera cristata
Platanthera cristata © Jim Fowler

platanthera cristata
Platanthera cristata © Skip Pudney

platanthera cristata crested fringed orchid
Platanthera cristata © Larry R. Lynch

platanthera flava var flava
Platanthera flava var flava © Jim Fowler

platanthera flava var flava closeup
Platanthera flava var flava © Jim Fowler

platanthera integrilabia monkey face orchid
Platanthera integrilabia       © Larry R. Lynch

platanthera integrilabia
Platanthera integrilabia       © Larry R. Lynch

platanthera integrilabia close
Platanthera integrilabia
© Larry R. Lynch

platanthera nivea
Platanthera nivea
© Kelvin Taylor

platanthera x lueri formly x vicolor
Platanthera x luer © Jim Fowler

platanthera x lueri formly x vicolor
Platanthera x luer © Jim Fowler

pogonia ophioglossoides
Pogonia ophioglossoides
© Kelvin Taylor

pogonia ophioglossoides
Pogonia ophioglossoides © Jim Fowler

pogonia ophioglossiodes
Pogonia ophioglossoides © Kelvin Taylor

pogonia ophioglossoides double white
Pogonia ophioglossoides © Jim Fowler

pogonia ophioglossoides variety alba
Pogonia ophioglossoides var alba © Kelvin Taylor

spiranthes longilabris
Spiranthes longilabris © Kelvin Taylor

spiranthes longilabrus
Spiranthes longilabris © Skip Pudney

spiranthes longilabrus closeup
Spiranthes longilabris © Skip Pudney

spiranthes odorata
Spiranthes odorata © Skip Pudney

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Spiranthes odorata © Skip Pudney

spiranthes odorata pond
Spiranthes odorata habitat © Skip Pudney

Orchid Habitat Loss

The Green Swamp, North Carolina Flowers, Plants, Lichen and Fungus Pictures
Photograhers
Jim Fowler, Larry R Lynch, Skip Pudney and Kelvin Taylor


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aletris aurea golden colicrootAletris aurea
Golden Colicroot
© Skip Pudney

amanita death angelAmanita phalloides Death Cap Mushroom © Kelvin Taylor amanita muscariaAmanita muscaria
© Kelvin Taylor
asclepias lanceolataAsclepias lanceolata Lance Leaf Milkweed © Skip Pudney asclepias lanceolata lance leaf milkweed papilio glaucus eastern tiger swallow tail female butterflyAsclepias lanceolata Lance Leaf Milkweed and
 Papilio glaucus
Eastern Tiger Swallow Female Butterfly
© Jim Fowler

asclepias longifoliaAsclepias longifolia
© Jim Fowler
asclepias pedicellata savannah milkweedAsclepias pedicellata Savanna Milkweed
© Jim Fowler

baptisia cinerea carolina yellow indigoBaptisia cinerea Carolina Yellow Indigo © Kelvin Taylor burmannia bifloraBurmannia biflora
© Jim Fowler
burmannia bifloraBurmannia biflora
© Jim Fowler
callisia gramineaCallisia graminea Grassleaf Roseling
© Jim Fowler
carphephorus paniculatusCarphephorus paniculatus
Deer Tongue
© Kelvin Taylor

carphephorus paniculatusCarphephorus paniculatus
Deer Tongue
© Kelvin Taylor

carphephorus tomentosaCarphephorus tomentosus
 © Skip Pudney
chamaelirium luteum fairywandChamaelirium luteum Fairy Wand
© Skip Pudney
Chaptalia tomentosa Sun BonnetsChaptalia tomentosa Sun Bonnets
© Skip Pudney
Cimicifuga americana SnakerootCimicifuga americana Snakeroot
© Skip Pudney

Cirsium sp thistle Crab spiderCirsium sp thistle
Crab spider
© Skip Pudney
Clethra ainifolia Sweetpepper BushClethra ainifolia Sweetpepper Bush
© Larry R. Lynch

Coreopsis linifoliaCoreopsis linifolia
© Kelvin Taylor
Cteniuma romaticum Toothache GrassCteniuma romaticum Toothache Grass
© Jim Fowler
Cuthbertia graminea Grassleaf SpiderwortCuthbertia graminea Grassleaf Spiderwort © Kelvin Taylor Dionaea muscipulaDionaea muscipula
© Kelvin Taylor
dwarf celmatisClematis ochroleuca
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Dwarf Clematis
© Skip Pudney

Eurybia paludosaEurybia paludosa
© Kelvin Taylor
Gentiana autumnalisGentiana autumnalis
© Jim Fowler
Gentiana autumnalisGentiana autumnalis
© Skip Pudney

Gentiana autumnalisGentiana autumnalis
© Jim Fowler
Helianthus angustifolisHelianthus angustifolis
© Kelvin Taylor

Hydrocotyle bonariensis Seaside PennywortHydrocotyle bonariensis
 Seaside Pennywort
© Larry R. Lynch
Iris tridentaIris tridenta
© Skip Pudney
Liatris cylindracea Prarie StarLiatris cylindracea Prarie Star
© Skip Pudney

Liatris spicata BlazingstarLiatris spicata
Blazing Star
© Skip Pudney
Liatris spicata Blazingstar plantsLiatris spicata
Blazing Star
© Skip Pudney

Liatris tenuifoliaLiatris tenuifolia
© Skip Pudney
LichenLichen
© Kelvin Taylor
lichen covering the groundLichen covering the ground
© Kelvin Taylor
Lilium catesbaei Pine LillyLilium catesbaei
Pine Lilly
© Skip Pudney

lilium catesbaei pine lilly closeLilium catesbaei
Pine Lilly
© Skip Pudney
lophiola aureaLophiola aurea
© Skip Pudney
Lysimachia asperulaefoliaLysimachia asperulaefolia
© Skip Pudney

Lysimachia asperulaefoliaLysimachia asperulaefolia
© Skip Pudney
Lysimachia loomsii Carolina LoosestrifeLysimachia loomsii Carolina Loosestrife
© Kelvin Taylor

Marshallia graminiifoliaMarshallia graminiifolia © Skip Pudney Marshallia graminiifoliaMarshallia graminiifolia © Skip Pudney
Marshallia graminiifoliaMarshallia graminiifolia © Skip Pudney Mitreola petiolata Lax HornpodMitreola petiolata
Lax Hornpod
© Larry R. Lynch
Monarda punctata Spotted HorsemintMonarda punctata Spotted Horsemint
© Larry R. Lynch

Nymphaea odorata Fragrant Water LilyNymphaea odorata Fragrant Water Lily
© Skip Pudney
Parnassia carolinianaParnassia caroliniana
© Jim Fowler

Parnassia carolinianaParnassia caroliniana
© Jim Fowler
Parnassia carolinianaParnassia caroliniana
© Kelvin Taylor
Pinus palustris Longleaf PinePinus palustris Longleaf Pine
© Kelvin Taylor
Pleea tenuifoliaPleea tenuifolia
Rush featherling Found in only a few states, this plant is not only rare, it has a rare beauty that is all it's own.
© Skip Pudney

Polygala cruciataPolygala cruciata
© Jim Fowler
Polygala cruciata DrumheadsPolygala cruciata Drumheads Crossleaf Milkwort
© Larry R. Lynch

Polygala cymosaPolygala cymosa
Tall Pine Barren Milkwort
© Skip Pudney
Polygala lutea Orange MilkwortPolygala lutea
Orange Milkwort
© Jim Fowler
Polygala lutea Orange MilkwortPolygala lutea
Orange Milkwort
© Larry R. Lynch

Prenanthes autumnalis Slender SnakerootPrenanthes autumnalis
Slender Snakeroot
© Kelvin Taylor
Prenanthes autumnalis Slender SnakerootPrenanthes autumnalis
Slender Snakeroot
© Kelvin Taylor
Rhexia alifanus Savanna Meadow BeautyRhexia alifanus Savanna Meadow Beauty
© Skip Pudney

Rhexia petiolata closeupRhexia petiolata
© Kelvin Taylor
Rhexia virginicaRhexia virginica
© Skip Pudney

Rhododendron atlanticumRhododendron atlanticum
© Jim Fowler
Rhododendron viscosum Swamp AzaleaRhododendron viscosum
Swamp Azalea
© Kelvin Taylor
Rhynchospora latifoliaRhynchospora latifolia White Star Grass
© Jim Fowler
Rhynchospora latifolia White Star GrassRhynchospora latifolia White Star Grass
© Skip Pudney

Sabatia difformisSabatia difformis
© Skip Pudney
Sabatia gentianoides Pinewoods RoseSabatia gentianoides Pinewoods Rose
© Skip Pudney

Sabatia gentianoides Pinewoods RoseSabatia gentianoides Pinewoods Rose
© Skip Pudney
Scutellaria integrifoliaScutellaria integrifolia
© Skip Pudney
Sisyrinchium augustifolium Blue StarSisyrinchium augustifolium
Blue Star
© Skip Pudney

Solidago altissima Tall GoldenrodSolidago altissima
Tall Goldenrod
© Kelvin Taylor
spent thistleSpent Thistle
© Skip Pudney
Stewartia malacodendronStewartia malacodendron
© Skip Pudney
Thalictrum cooleyiThalictrum cooleyi
© Skip Pudney
Thalictrum cooleyiThalictrum cooleyi
© Skip Pudney

Tofieldia glabraTofieldia glabra
© Skip Pudney
Tofieldia racemosaTofieldia racemosa
© Skip Pudney
Trillisa paniculata Deers TongueTrillisa paniculata
Deers Tongue
© Skip Pudney

Utricularia inflata
Utricularia inflata
Swollen Bladderwort © Jim Fowler
Voila palmata Early Blue VioletVoila palmata
Early Blue Violet
© Skip Pudney

Voila palmata Early Blue VioletVoila palmata
Early Blue Violet
© Skip Pudney
Zephyranthes simpsoniiZephyranthes simpsonii
© Kelvin Taylor
Zigadenusgla berrimus Death CamasZigadenusgla berrimus Death Camas
© Skip Pudney

Zigadenusgla berrimus Death CamasZigadenusgla berrimus Death Camas
© Skip Pudney


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