Our annual end-of-summer contest is here, come on down to the Dave's Garden County Fair!

Wild Yam (Dioscorea villosa)

(Zone 7a)

Common name: Wild Yam
Family: Dioscoreaceae
Genus: Dioscorea
Species villosa

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This photo does no justice to the true beauty of this species. It is splended in the wild. This summer I will be sure to post a photo. Oh, I adore you all!!

(Zone 7a)

You are right; this is a photo of a young specimen.

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