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One of the world's rarest plants, geocarpon grows only in western Missouri and at a few sites in Arkansas and Louisiana. More

Geocarpon (Earth Fruit; Tiny Tim)

Photo of a geocarpon plant showing stems and foliage
Geocarpon minimum
Geocarpon is a minute, inconspicuous plant found almost exclusively on sandstone glade outcrops. Extremely rare, it is a Species of Conservation Concern. It is related to carnations! Efforts are being made to keep this unique plant from disappearing from our state. More

Geocarpon (Earth Fruit; Tiny Tim)

Photo of a geocarpon plant showing stems and foliage
Geocarpon is a minute, inconspicuous plant found almost exclusively on sandstone glade outcrops. Extremely rare, it is a Species of Conservation Concern. It is related to carnations! Efforts are being made to keep this unique plant from disappearing from our state. More

Geocarpon Best Management Practices

Manage your Missouri property to protect this endangered plant. More