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.

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.

Spurred Butterfly Pea (Centrosema virginianum Griseb.)

Fabaceae (Pea Family) Synonym(s): Blue Bell; Butterfly Pea; Lady’s Slipper; Spurred Butterfly Pea; Wild Pea Bloom Color: Pink , Blue , PurpleBloom Time: Apr , May , Jun For more information about this plant, Click Here.

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.

Ramps (Allium tricoccum Aiton)

Liliaceae (Lily Family) Synonym(s): Wild Leek, Ramp Bloom Color: WhiteBloom Time: May , Jun , JulNotes: Two long, glossy, oval leaves appear in early spring and wither away before the smooth, 6-10 in. flowering stalk matures. Small white flowers occur in a hemispherical, terminal cluster of creamy-white flowers. For more information about this plant, ClickContinue reading “Ramps (Allium tricoccum Aiton)”

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.

Gray Beardtongue (Penstemon canescens (Britton) Britton)

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family) Synonym(s): Eastern Gray Beardtongue Bloom Color: White , PurpleBloom Time: Jun , JulNotes: This plant is the host plant for the Buckeye butterfly. For more information about this plant, Click Here.