Fruit 1: Common Burdock (Arctium minus)
Fruit 2: Norway Maple (Acer platanoides)
Fruit #3: Black Walnut (Juglans nigra)
Fruit #4: Common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)
Flower #4: Virgin’s Bower (Clematis virginiana)
The Virgin’s Bower was growing as a vine on a bush along the Olentangy river trail. The flower consists of 4 petals long, separate petals (which may be sepals) and no sepals (unless the petals are sepals, in which case there are no petals). The parts insertion is hypogynous with a syncarpous gynoecium and many stamens and carpels. The florescence is a panicle. The Virgin’s Bower hails from the Ranunculaceae family.