August 20, 2017, Greenwood Plantation, Thomas County

Posted under: South Georgia; Uncategorized .

Meet:  8:30 AM, Hampton Inn, Thomasville, Georgia 1950 Ga Highway 122, Thomasville, GA 31757. 844-535-4105

Note time change to earlier time. We will meet at the above Hampton and caravan to the Greenwood Plantation.

Description:  Greenwood Plantation encompasses thousands of acres including 1000 acres of old-growth longleaf pines. This will be a trip along forest roads from off-road vehicles. The last time we offered this trip, August, 2013, we saw multiple species of Platanthera including P. ciliaris, P. cristata, P. conspicua, P. integra, Giant Orchid, Habenaria quinqueseta, milkweed species, other wildflowers and a few butterfly caterpillars (larvae).

Location:  Greenwood Plantation, Thomasville, Georgia.

Leader:  Contact: Jim Drake (678) 482-2127, Wilson Baker is the trip leader. Note: Registration is necessary.  Trip limited to 25 persons.  Call or email trip leader to confirm reservation.  It is understood that sometimes the unexpected happens, but please only register if you are fairly certain of attending. If necessary, a waiting list will be kept.