Goldentop (Euthamia graminifolia (L.) Nutt.)

Asteraceae (Aster Family) Synonym(s): Flat-top Golden top, Grass-leaved Goldenrod Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Gray Stemmed Goldenrod (Solidago nemoralis Aiton)

Asteraceae (Aster Family) Synonym(s): Gray Goldenrod, Prairie Goldenrod, Oldfield Goldenrod, Grayleaf Goldenrod, Gray-leaved Goldenrod, Dyersweed Goldenrod, Dwarf Goldenrod, Field Goldenrod Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Tall Coreopsis (Coreopsis tripteris L.)

Asteraceae (Aster Family) Synonym(s): Tall Tickseed, Tall Coreopsis Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jul , Aug , SepBloom Notes: Often 8-9 ft. tall (out tallest) For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Devil’s Beggartick (Bidens frondosa L.)

Asteraceae (Aster Family) Synonym(s): Devil’s Beggartick, Spanish Needles Bloom Color: Yellow , OrangeBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sept , Oct For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Annual Ragweed, Short Ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia L.)

Asteraceae/Compositae (Aster/Composit Family) Synonym(s): Annual Ragweed, Short Ragweed Bloom Color: Yellow , Green , BrownBloom Time: Jul , Aug , SeptBloom Notes: This plant, not Goldenrod, is a cause of hay fever, recognized by all who suffer the discomfiting allergy. For more information about this plant, Click Here. Similar Species: Great Ragweed, Giant Ragweed (Ambrosia trifidaContinue reading “Annual Ragweed, Short Ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia L.)”

Whorled Rosinweed (Silphium trifoliatum L. var. latifolium A. Gray)

Asteraceae/Compositae (Aster/Composit Family) Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct For more information about this plant, Click Here. Similar Species: Whorled Rosinweed (Silphium trifoliatum L. var. trifoliatum)

Northern Spiderlily (Hymenocallis occidentalis (LeConte) Kunth. var. occidentalis)

Liliaceae (Lily Family) Synonym(s): Carolina Spiderlily Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Yellow Flower Leafcup (Smallanthus uvedalius (L.) Mack. ex Small)

Asteraceae/Compositae (Aster/Composit Family) Synonym(s): Bears Foot; Hairy Leafcup Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Smooth Rosonweed (Silphium asteriscus var. latifolium (A. Gray) J.A. Clevinger)

Asteraceae/Compositae (Aster/Composit Family) Scientific Name Synonym(s): Silphium confertifolium Small, Silphium glabrum Eggert ex Small, Silphium trifoliatum var. latifolium A. Gray, Silphium asteriscus ssp. latifolium Weber & T.R. Fisher. Common Name Synonym(s): Starry Rosinweed Bloom Color: YellowBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , SepNotes: Notice the smooth stem and leaves lacking hairs (Glabrous). For moreContinue reading “Smooth Rosonweed (Silphium asteriscus var. latifolium (A. Gray) J.A. Clevinger)”

Buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum Moench)

Knotweed family (Polygonaceae) Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: Jun-NovNotes: The seeds are an attractive source of food to various upland gamebirds, graminivorous songbirds, and small mammals, including squirrels. For more information about this plant, Click Here.

Blanket Flower (Gaillardia pulchella Foug.)

Synonym(s): Indian Blanket, Firewheel, Girasol Rojo Asteraceae (Aster Family) Bloom Color: Red , Yellow , BrownBloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , AugBloom Notes: May flower longer if rains are plentiful. For more information about this plant, Click Here.