Rose Pink

Rose Pink
Photo by Lauren Hawkins, 7/03

Thanks to Carl Hunter for correcting this identification

The plant is about 10" or 12" tall, is quite bright pink in blossom. Two plants were spotted in two separate spots on the prairie. They were blooming in mid-July.

Plants in summer on wetland near Town Branch of the West Fork of the White River in Fayetteville, Arkansas, to be replaced by 36 apartments and 66 parking spaces.

Thanks to Carl Hunter for his identification. This appears on page 166 of his authoritative book, "Wildflowers of Arkansas"