Categories Uncategorized What am I? Post author By Michael Post date July 20, 2013 4 Comments on What am I? Succulent in bloom on our new trail. Can anyone tell me what it is? I’ll tell you where it is in exchange. Share this:EmailTwitterPrintMoreFacebook By Michael We bought this land in 1978 and have been its stewards since then. We want other people now and in the future to be able to enjoy the land as we have. View Archive → ← New cleared views → Red Spotted Newt 4 replies on “What am I?” It is commonly called “Rattle snake plantain. The scientific name is Goodyera pubescens. It is actually an orchid. Great find. Come back mid July and I’ll show you the colony. Or next month for the lady slipper orchids. I would enjoy the lady slipper orchids as would my father. We visited to listen to the frogs twice and was amazed at the changes in a weeks time. April 13 we saw Pennsylvania sedge, Carex pennsylvanica and red maple, Acer rubrum in bloom. I think this plant is a Skunk Weed, they Multiply Fast, and they are not safe to Eat . Leave a Reply to Sara Street Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.