Fall Phlox (Phlox paniculata L.)

Polemoniaceae (Phlox Family) Synonym(s): Fall Phlox, Perennial Phlox Bloom Color: Pink , PurpleBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug, SeptNotes: This native plant has been used to create many hybridized versions in many colors. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Common Evening Primrose (Oenothera biennis L.)

Onagraceae (Evening Primrose Family) Synonym(s): Common Evening-primrose, King’s Cure-all Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jul , Aug , SepNotes: The flowers of this night-flowering biennial open in the evening and close by noon. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Cranefly Orchid (Tipularia discolor)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): Crippled Cranefly Bloom Color: Yellow , Green , PurpleBloom Time: Jun , SepBloom Notes: Flowers in June in the North; in September in South. For more information about this plant, Click Here and Here.

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.

Whorled Coreopsis, Greater Tickseed, Major Coreopsis (Coreopsis major)

Asteraceae/Compositae (Aster/Composit Family) Synonym(s): Greater Tickseed, Major Coreopsis Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , SeptBloom Notes: A coreopsis up to 3 feet tall with vivid yellow blooms in midsummer as much as 3 inches across. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Buffalo Nut (Pyrularia pubera)

Santalaceae (Sandalwood Family) Synonym(s): Buffalo Nut Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: May , JunPlant Notes: It is a parasitic plant, specifically a hemiparasite which while still photosynthetic, will also parasitize the roots of other plants around it. It can parasitize many hosts. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Fairy Wand (Chamaelirium luteum)

Liliaceae (Lily Family) Synonym(s): Devil’s Bit, Devil’s-bit, Fairy-wand, Blazing Star, Fairywand Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , JunBloom Notes: It has separate male and female plants with the male flowers being larger and the spike often curved downward from the tip. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Robin’s Plantian (Erigeron pulchellus)

Asteraceae/Compositae (Aster/Composit Family) Synonym(s): Robin’s Plantain, Poor Robin’s Plantain, Rose Petty, Robert’s Plantain, Blue Spring-daisy Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Blue , PurpleBloom Time: Apr , May , JunBloom Notes: The flowers somewhat resemble asters but the rays are much slenderer and more numerous. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Hooked Buttercup (Ranunculus recurvatus)

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family) Synonym(s): Bisterwort Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: May , Jun , Jul For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Eastern Blue Star (Amsonia tabernaemontana var. tabernaemontana)

Apocynaceae (Dogbane Family) Synonym(s): Eastern Bluestar, Blue Dogbane, Willow Amsonia, Woodland Bluestar Bloom Color: Blue , PurpleBloom Time: Mar , Apr , MayBloom Notes: Anthers yellow-orange. Flowers often partially hidden by uppermost leaves. For more information about this plant, Click Here.