Slender Ladies’ Tresses, Green Lipped Ladies’ Tresses (Spiranthes lacera, var gracilis)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): Southern Slender Ladies’-tresses, Slender Ladies’-tresses, Slender Lady’s Tresses Bloom Color: White , GreenBloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep , OctBloom Notes: Bloom may extend to November. For more information about this plant, Click Here and 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.

Carolina Snailseed (Cocculus carolinus L)

Menispermaceae (Moonseed Family) Synonyms: Carolina Snailseed, Carolina Coralbead, Carolina Moonseed, Red Berried Moonseed, Carolina Red Berried Moonseed Bloom Color: Green , WhiteBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Virginia Creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolia (L.) Planch)

Vitaceae (Grape Family) Synonyms: Woodbine Bloom Color: White , GreenBloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , AugNotes: The berries of Virginia Creeper can be harmful if ingested, however, and the rest of the plant contains raphides, which irritate the skin of some people. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Woodnettle (Laportea canadensis)

Urticaceae (Nettle Family) Synonym(s): Canadian Woodnettle, Wood Nettle Bloom Color: Green, YellowBloom Time: Jul , Aug , SepNotes: This flower has both male and female flowers on the same plant. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Blackseed Plantain (Plantago rugelii)

Plantaginaceae (Plantian Family) Synonym(s): Blackseed Plantain, Pale Plantain Bloom Color: White , Green , BrownBloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , OctBloom Notes: This plant is widely regarded as an unattractive weed, but its ecological value, particularly to mammals and moths, is rather high. For more information about this plant,Continue reading “Blackseed Plantain (Plantago rugelii)”

Rattlesnake Master (Eryngium yuccifolium)

Apiaceae (Carrot Family) Synonym(s): Rattlesnake Master, Button Eryngo, Button Snakeroot, Beargrass, Bear’s Grass Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , AugBloom Notes: Their flower heads develop a bluish cast with maturity. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Antelope-Horn Milkweed (Asclepias viridis)

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family) Synonym(s): Antelope-horns, Spider Milkweed, Green-flowered Milkweed, Spider Antelope-horns. Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Green , PurpleBloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Puttyroot (Aplectrum hyemale)

Orchidaceae (Orchid Family) Synonym(s): Adam And Eve Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Green , PurpleBloom Time: MayBloom Notes: The leaf is usually gone by the time the plant blooms. For more information about this plant, Click Here and Here.