Woodland plant ID

Asked April 14, 2019, 7:42 AM EDT

Have these plants sprouting up in the woods, can you ID them for me please. Thank you

Prince George's County Maryland wildflowers and native plants plant identification native

1 Response

How lucky you are! These are called bloodroot (Sanguinaria canadensis). They are native to Maryland. They are one of our spring ephemeral wildflowers, blooming for just a very short time in the spring.
https://www.marylandbiodiversity.com/viewSpecies.php?species=2871

Christa