Dutchman's Breeches (Dicentra cucullaria, Poppy family),
Carder Rock, C&O Canal, Great Falls, Maryland © 2014.
This early Spring plant is named for the whimsical appearance of its flowers which resemble old Dutch pantaloons hung out to dry.
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