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.

Largeleaf Waterleaf (Hydrophyllum macrophyllum)

Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf Family) Synonym(s): Largeleaf Waterleaf, Large-leaved Waterleaf, Hairy Waterleaf Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: Apr , May , Jun 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.

Sharp-lobed Hepatica (Hepatica nobilis Schreb. var. acuta (Pursh) Steyerm.)

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family) Synonym(s): Sharplobe Hepatica, Sharp-lobed Hepatica, Mountain Hepatica Bloom Color: White , Pink , PurpleBloom Time: Mar , Apr For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Star Chickweed (Stellaria pubera)

Caryophyllaceae (Pink Family) Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: Mar , Apr , May For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Wild Geranium (Geranium maculatum L.)

Geraniaceae (Geranium Family) Synonym(s): Spotted Geranium, Wild Geranium, Cranesbill Bloom Color: White , Pink , PurpleBloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , JulBloom Notes: Color ranges from pink to white to lavender. Deadheading will prolong bloom. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Wideleaf Spiderwort (Tradescantia subaspera)

Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family) Synonym(s): Zigzag Spiderwort, Wideleaf Spiderwort Bloom Color: White , BlueBloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , SepBloom Notes: Blooms rarely white. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Allegheny-spurge (Pachysandra procumbens)

Buxaceae (Boxwood Family) Synonym(s): Allegheny Spurge, Mountain Spurge Bloom Color: White , PinkBloom Time: Mar , Apr , MayBloom Notes: Color white or pale pink, fragrant, often appearing before new leaves emerge in early spring. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Blue Cohosh (Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx.)

Berberidaceae (Barberry Family) Synonym(s): Blue Cohosh, Squaw-root, Papoose-root, Caulophylle Faux-pigamon Bloom Color: Yellow , Green , BrownBloom Time: Apr , May For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Roundlobed Hepatica nobilis Schreb. var. obtusa (Pursh) Steyerm.

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family) Synonym(s): Roundlobe Hepatica, Round-lobed Hepatica, Liverleaf Bloom Color: White , Pink , Blue , PurpleBloom Time: Mar , AprBloom Notes: Color ranges from white to pink to pale blue to lavender. An early spring bloomer. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

American Ipecac (Gillenia stipulata (Muhl. ex Willd.) Nutt.)

Rosaceae (Rose Family) Synonym(s): Indian Physic Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: Apr , May , Jun For more information about this plant, Click Here.