What else grows here in addition to the laurel? Hey, it’s spring. Plenty grows here. Pink lady slipper, hydrangea, bellwort, blueberry, garlic mustard, spiderwort, galax. Solomon’s seal and false solomon’s seal — these are two different plants and no hiker in the history of the world has ever been recorded who can remember which is which. Tulip poplar, jack-in-the-pulpit, trillium, fairy wand, and of course, sassafras. In fact, Sassafras Mountain is named after the sassafras tree. If you are surprised by this, please stop reading now.