Our wildflowers

The following pages show photos and a short description of the wildflowers we grow.

Wildflowers page 1

  • Agastache foeniculum - Anise hyssop
  • Allium cernuum - Nodding onion
  • Amorpha canescens - Lead plant
  • Amsonia tabernaemontana - Common bluestar
  • Anaphalis margaritacea - Pearly everlasting
  • Anemone canadensis - Canada anemone
  • Anemone virginiana - Thimbleweed

Wildflowers page 2

  • Antennaria plantaginifolia - Plantain pussytoes
  • Antennaria solitaria - Singlehead pussytoes
  • Antennaria virginica - Shale barrens pussytoes
  • Aquilegia caerulea - Rocky Mountain columbine
  • Aquilegia canadensis - Wild columbine
  • Aralia racemosa - American spikenard
  • Arisaema triphyllum - Jack in the pulpit
  • Aruncus dioicus - Goatsbeard
  • Asarum canadense - Wild ginger

Wildflowers page 3

  • Asarum canadense - Wild ginger
  • Asclepias exaltata - Poke milkweed
  • Asclepias incarnata - Swamp milkweed
  • Asclepias purpurascens - Purple milkweed
  • Asclepias syriaca - Common milkweed
  • Asclepias sullivantii - Sullivant's milkweed
  • Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly weed
  • Asclepias verticillata - Whorled milkweed
  • Aster azureus - Sky blue aster

Wildflowers page 4

  • Aster cordifolia - Heart-leaf aster
  • Aster divaricatus - White wood aster
  • Aster laevis - Smooth aster
  • Aster lateriflorus - Calico aster 'Lady in Black'
  • Aster novae-angliae - New England aster
  • Aster novae-belgii - New York aster
  • Aster pilosus - Frost aster
  • Aster ptarmicoides - Upland white aster
  • Aster umbellatus - Flat-top white aster

Wildflowers page 5

  • Baptisia australis - False indigo
  • Baptisia bracteata var. leucophaea - Cream wild indigo
  • Boltonia asteroides - Boltonia 'Snowbank'
  • Caltha palustris - Marsh marigold
  • Camassia scilloides - Wild hyacinth
  • Cassia hebecarpa - Wild senna

Wildflowers page 6

  • Cassia hebecarpa - Wild senna
  • Caulophyllum thalictroides - Blue cohosh
  • Chelone glabra - White turtlehead
  • Chelone lyonii - Pink turtlehead 'Hot Lips'
  • Chrysogonum virginianum - Golden star
  • Cimicifuga racemosa - Black cohosh/Bugbane
  • Collinsonia canadense - Horse balm
  • Coreopsis grandiflora - Coreopsis 'Early Sunrise'
  • Coreopsis tripteris - Tall coreopsis

Wildflowers page 7

  • Coreopsis verticillata - Coreopsis 'Zagreb'
  • Dalea purpurea - Prairie clover
  • Dicentra cucullaria - Dutchman's breeches
  • Dicentra eximia - Everblooming bleeding heart
  • Dodecatheon meadia - Eastern shooting star
  • Echinacea pallida - Pale coneflower
  • Echinacea paradoxa - Paradox yellow coneflower
  • Echinacea purpurea - Purple coneflower
  • Erythronium americum - Trout lily

Wildflowers page 8

  • Eupatorium altissiumum - Tall boneset
  • Eupatorium coelestinum - Ageratum
  • Eupatorium maculatum - Joe-pye weed
  • Eupatorium perfoliatum - Boneset
  • Eupatorium rugosum - Snakeroot
  • Euphorbia corollata - Flowering spurge
  • Filipendula rubra - Queen of the prairie
  • Gaultheria procumbens - Wintergreen

Wildflowers page 9

  • Gaura lindheimeri - Gaura 'Whirling butterflies'
  • Gentiana andrewsii - Closed bottle gentian
  • Geum triflorum - Prairie smoke
  • Helenium autumnale - Sneezeweed, Swamp sunflower
  • Helianthus annuus - Annual sunflower 'Lemon Queen'
  • Helianthus divaricatus - Woodland sunflower
  • Heliopsis helianthoides - Oxeye daisy

Wildflowers page 10

  • Hepatica acutiloba - Sharp-lobed hepatica
  • Hepatica americana - Round-lobed hepatica
  • Heuchera americana - Alumroot
  • Hibiscus moscheutos - Common rose mallow
  • Hydrastis canadensis - Goldenseal
  • Impatiens capensis - Spotted jewelweed
  • Impatiens pallida - Pale jewelweed
  • Iris cristata - Crested iris

Wildflowers page 11

  • Iris verna - Dwarf iris
  • Jeffersonia diphylla - Twinleaf
  • Liatris aspera - Rough blazingstar
  • Liatris ligulistylis - Meadow blazingstar
  • Liatris scariosa var. novae-angliae - Northern blazingstar
  • Liatris spicata - Gayfeather
  • Lilium superbum - Turk's cap lily

Wildflowers page 12

  • Lobelia cardinalis - Cardinal flower lobelia
  • Lobelia syphilatica - Blue lobelia
  • Mertensia virginica - Bluebells
  • Micranthes pensylvanica - Swamp saxifrage
  • Mimulus ringens - Monkey-flower
  • Mitchella repens - Partridgeberry
  • Mitella diphylla - Miterwort
  • Monarda bradburiana - Bradbury's bee balm
  • Monarda didyma - Oswego tea

Wildflowers page 13

  • Monarda fistulosa - Bergamot
  • Monarda punctata - Dotted horsemint
  • Napaea dioica - Glade mallow
  • Oenethera fruticosa or perennis - Sundrops primrose
  • Oenothera macrocarpa - Missouri primrose
  • Oenothera speciosa - Pink ladies primrose

Wildflowers page 14

  • Pachysandra procumbens - Allegheny spurge
  • Penstemon digitalis - Foxglove beardtongue
  • Penstemon digitalis - Foxglove beardtongue 'Husker's Red'
  • Penstemon hirsutus - Hairy beardtongue
  • Penstemon smallii - Small's beardtongue
  • Phlox x 'Minnie Pearl' - Phlox x 'Minnie Pearl'
  • Phlox paniculata - Summer phlox
  • Phlox stolonifera - Creeping phlox 'Sherwood Purple'
  • Phlox subulata - Moss phlox

Wildflowers page 15

  • Physostegia virginiana - Obedient plant
  • Phytolacca americana - Pokeweed
  • Polemonium reptans - Jacob's ladder
  • Polygonatum commutatum - Giant solomon's seal
  • Polygonatum biflorum - Solomon's seal
  • Porteranthus trifoliatus - Bowman's root
  • Pycnanthemum incanum - Hoary mountain mint
  • Pycnanthemum muticum - Clustered mountain mint
  • Pycnanthemum tenuifolium - Slender-leaved mountain mint

Wildflowers page 16

  • Ratibida columnifera - Mexican hat
  • Ratibida pinnata - Gray-headed coneflower
  • Rudbeckia fulgida - Eastern coneflower 'Goldsturm'
  • Rudbeckia lancinata - Green coneflower
  • Rudbeckia subtomentosa - Sweet coneflower
  • Rudbeckia triloba - Brown-eyed susan
  • Ruellia humilis - Wild petunia
  • Sanguinaria canadensis - Bloodroot

Wildflowers page 17

  • Sanguisorba canadensis - Canada burnet
  • Sedum ternatum - Sedum
  • Senecio aureus - Golden ragwort
  • Silene caroliniana - Wild pink
  • Sisyrinchium angustifolium - Blue-eyed grass
  • Smilacina stellata - Starry solomon's seal
  • Solidago caesia - Wreath goldenrod

Wildflowers page 18

  • Solidago canadensis - Canada goldenrod
  • Solidago flexicaulis - Zigzag goldenrod
  • Solidago patula - Roundleaf goldenrod
  • Solidago rigida - Stiff goldenrod
  • Solidago rugosa - Rough-stemmed goldenrod 'Fireworks'
  • Solidago sempervirens - Seaside goldenrod
  • Solidago shortii - Short's goldenrod 'Solar Cascade'
  • Solidago speciosa - Showy goldenrod

Wildflowers page 19

  • Spigelia marilandica - Indian pink
  • Stylophorum diphyllum - Woodland poppy
  • Thalictrum dioicum - Early meadow rue
  • Thalictrum pubescens - Tall meadow rue
  • Tiarella cordifolia - Running foamflower
  • Tiarella wherryi - Clumping foamflower
  • Tradescantia virginiana - Spiderwort

Wildflowers page 20

  • Trillium erectum - Wake-robin trillium
  • Trillium grandiflorum - Great white trillium
  • Trollius laxus ssp. laxus - Spreading globeflower
  • Uvularia grandiflora - Large merrybells
  • Verbena hastata - Blue vervain
  • Vernonia nova-borecensis - New York ironweed
  • Veronicastrum virginicum - Culver's root

Wildflowers page 21

  • Viola labradorica - Labrador violet
  • Viola pedata - Bird's-foot violet
  • Zizia aurea - Golden alexander