At a time when most wild flower fanciers have only memories of spring blooms, one of Iowa's less known plants is pushing up the earliest flowers of the season. The Eastern Skunk Cabbage can begin blooming in Northeast Iowa before mid-February, even when air temperatures are near -18°C.
Iowa Science Teachers Journal
© Copyright 1977 by the Iowa Academy of Science
Knutson, Roger M.
"Iowa's Earliest Spring Flower,"
Iowa Science Teachers Journal: Vol. 14
, Article 24.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/istj/vol14/iss1/24