Lentil Vetch (Vicia tetrasperma (L.) Schreb.)

Fabaceae (Pea Family) Synonym(s): Slender Vetch, Smooth Tare, Sparrow Vetch, Four Seeded Vetch Bloom Color: White , PinkBloom Time: Apr , May , JunBloom Notes: Four Seeded Vetch is native to Eurasia and invasive nearly everywhere else in the world. The minute corollas are in racemes of one to three, the usually four-seeded, as theContinue reading “Lentil Vetch (Vicia tetrasperma (L.) Schreb.)”

Asiatic Dayflower (Commelina communis L.)

Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family) Synonyms: Common Dayflower, Dayflower Bloom Color: BlueBloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Spearmint (Mentha spicata)

Lamiaceae (Mint Family) Bloom Time: July, AugustBloom Color: Lilac to Pink to WhiteNotes: This plant is considered invasive in many places. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Common Mullein (Verbascum thapsus)

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family) Synonym(s): Big Taper, Flannel Mullein, Flannel Pplant, Great Mullein, Mmullein, Velvet Dock, Velvet Plant, Woolly Mullein Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , SeptNotes: Native to Eurasia and Africa For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Orange Daylily (Hemerocallis fulva)

Liliaceae (Lily Family) Synonym(s): Common Daylily, Ditch Lily, Tawny Daylily, Tiger Daylily Bloom Color: OrangeBloom Time: Jun , JulEcological Threat: Daylilies established in natural areas pose a threat to native plants in field, meadows, floodplains, moist woods and forest edges. Once established, daylilies multiply and spreads to form dense patches that displace native plants. ForContinue reading “Orange Daylily (Hemerocallis fulva)”

Common St. Johnswort (Hypericum perforatum L)

Clusiaceae (Mangosteen Family) Synonym(s):Klamathweed, St. John’swort Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , SeptNotes: A single plant may produce up to 100,000 seeds per year. Seeds buried in soil may last for 10 years. Animals that eat St. Johnswort and then are exposed to direct sunshine develop severe sunburns that are seenContinue reading “Common St. Johnswort (Hypericum perforatum L)”

Yellow Salsify, Yellow Goatsbeard (Tragopogon dubius)

Asteraceae (Aster Family) Synonym(s): Yellow Salsify, Common Salsify, Goat’s Beard, Goatsbeard, Meadow Goat’s-beard, Salsify, Western Goat’s Beard, Western Salsify, Wild Oysterplant, Yellow Goat’s Beard Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: May , Jun For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Leatherleaf Mahonia (Berberis bealei)

Berberidaceae (Barberry Family) Synonym(s): Oregon Grape, Leatherleaf Mahonia, Beale’s Barberry Bloom Color: Green , YellowBloom Time: Mar , AprNotes: Flowering occurs in late winter and early spring when fragrant, lemon-yellow flowers develop. For more information about this plant, Click Here.