The Ladies and the Dutchmen in Spring

Mt. Cuba, Hockessin, Delaware is the legacy of the Lammot du Pont Copelands




Quaker Ladies 


Quaker Ladies (Houstonia caerulea) in May 2021

Native to eastern Canada and the eastern US




Large Yellow Lady’s Slipper 



Large Yellow Lady’s Slipper (Cypripedium Calceolus).  May 2021

A perennial, multi-stemmed orchid, native to the Piedmont of the eastern US




Dutchman’s Breeches 



Dutchman’s Breeches  (Dicentra cucullaria) in April 2021.

A perennial wildflower native to the eastern US.