Delaware Wildflowers

Photos by month
Click on a common name for a photo of the plant, or click on a month for photos taken in that month.



1 Birds-foot Trefoil Lotus corniculatus
American Lotus Nelumbo lutea
Ohio Hair-Cap Moss Polytrichum ohioense
Pokeweed Phytolacca americana
White Avens Geum canadense
Chicory Cichorium intybus
2 Spotted Wintergreen Chimaphila maculata
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata subsp. pulchra
Clasping-leaf Mullein Verbascum phlomoides
Stiff Aster Sericocarpus asteroides
Green-fringe Orchis Platanthera lacera
Wallpepper Sedum acre
3 Green Milkweed Asclepias viridiflora
Field Dodder Cuscuta pentagona
Black Medic Medicago lupulina
Pasture Thistle Cirsium pumilum
Indian-pipe Monotropa uniflora
Yankee Blackberry Rubus flagellaris
Green-fringe Orchis Platanthera lacera
Nipple-seed Plantain Plantago major
4 American Black Nightshade Solanum ptychanthum
Virginia Bunchflower Veratrum virginicum
Spotted Spurge Euphorbia maculata
Yellow Spring Bedstraw Galium verum
Indian-pipe Monotropa uniflora
White Clover Trifolium repens
European Sweetflag Acorus calamus
Bouncing-bet Saponaria officinalis
Purslane Portulaca oleracea
Garden Cosmos Cosmos bipinnatus
5 American Ginseng Panax quinquefolius
Wineberry Rubus phoenicolasius
American Germander Teucrium canadense var. virginicum
Oswego-tea Beebalm Monarda didyma
Green-fringe Orchis Platanthera lacera
American Lotus Nelumbo lutea
Virginia Creeper Parthenocissus quinquefolia
Virginia Anemone Anemone virginiana var. virginiana
Nodding Trillium Trillium cernuum
Black Raspberry Rubus occidentalis
Lizard's-tail Saururus cernuus
Buttonbush Cephalanthus occidentalis
Canada Lettuce Lactuca canadensis
Catnip Nepeta cataria
6 Ill-scented Trillium Trillium erectum
7 Yellow Wild Indigo Baptisia tinctoria
Hairy Angelica Angelica venenosa
Orange Daylily Hemerocallis fulva
Field Milkwort Polygala sanguinea
Golden Tickseed Coreopsis tinctoria var. tinctoria
Moth Mullein Verbascum blattaria
Small Whorled Pogonia Isotria medeoloides
Maryland Meadowbeauty Rhexia mariana var. mariana
Carolina Wild Petunia Ruellia caroliniensis
Virginia Bunchflower Veratrum virginicum
Spotted Water-hemlock Cicuta maculata
Broadleaf Cattail Typha latifolia
Carolina Nightshade Solanum carolinense var. carolinense
8 Lopseed Phryma leptostachya var. leptostachya
Clasping-leaf Dogbane Apocynum cannabinum
Indian-pipe Monotropa uniflora
Porcelain-berry Ampelopsis glandulosa
9 Virginia Bunchflower Veratrum virginicum
Broad-leaf White Spiraea Spiraea alba var. latifolia
Eastern Yellow Stargrass Hypoxis hirsuta
Marsh Hedge-nettle Stachys pilosa
Buttonbush Cephalanthus occidentalis
10 Ditch Stonecrop Penthorum sedoides
Large Water-starwort Callitriche heterophylla
Branching Centaury-plant Centaurium pulchellum
Broad-leaved Helleborine Epipactis helleborine
Black Medic Medicago lupulina
Virginia Snakeroot Endodeca serpentaria
Broadleaf Water-plantain Alisma subcordatum
Virginia Plantain Plantago virginica
11 Wild Bergamot Beebalm Monarda fistulosa var. fistulosa
Ox-eye Heliopsis helianthoides var. helianthoides
12 Wild Bergamot Beebalm Monarda fistulosa var. fistulosa
Fuller's Teasel Dipsacus fullonum
13 Black Cohosh Actaea racemosa
Showy Tick-trefoil Desmodium canadense
Ramp Allium tricoccum
Carolina Wild Petunia Ruellia caroliniensis
Hairy Sumac Rhus typhina
Daisy Fleabane Erigeron strigosus var. strigosus
Downy Rattlesnake-plantain Goodyera pubescens
14 Wild Radish Raphanus raphanistrum
Twisted Ladies'-tresses Spiranthes vernalis
Turk's Cap Lily Lilium superbum
15 Cup-plant Silphium perfoliatum
Carolina Wild Petunia Ruellia caroliniensis
American Ginseng Panax quinquefolius
Maryland Butterfly-pea Clitoria mariana var. mariana
Shrubby St. Johnswort Hypericum prolificum
Trumpet Honeysuckle Lonicera sempervirens var. sempervirens
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata subsp. pulchra
Blue Vervain Verbena hastata
Poorly-drained Buttonweed Diodia virginiana
16 Canada Lily Lilium canadense subsp. canadense
Turk's Cap Lily Lilium superbum
Jimsonweed Datura stramonium
Spicate Blazingstar Liatris spicata var. spicata
Three-leaf Blackberry Rubus parvifolius
17 Schreber's Aster Eurybia schreberi
Buckwheat Fagopyrum esculentum
American Pinesap Hypopitys monotropa
Yellow-crested Orchis Platanthera cristata
Green Carpetweed Mollugo verticillata
Big-root Morning-glory Ipomoea pandurata
Yellow Passion-flower Passiflora lutea var. lutea
Canadian Germander Teucrium canadense var. canadense
18 Dotted St. Johnswort Hypericum punctatum
Smooth Sumac Rhus glabra
Pasture Thistle Cirsium pumilum
Poke Milkweed Asclepias exaltata
Yarrow Achillea millefolium
Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa var. tuberosa
Yucca Yucca filamentosa
Bare-stemmed Tick-trefoil Hylodesmum nudiflorum
Inflated Lobelia Lobelia inflata
Fly-poison Amianthium muscitoxicum
Basil Beebalm Monarda clinopodia
Virginia Mountain-mint Pycnanthemum virginianum
Green Milkweed Asclepias viridiflora
19 Chicory Cichorium intybus
American Germander Teucrium canadense var. virginicum
Viper's-bugloss Echium vulgare
Purple-flowering Raspberry Rubus odoratus
Shrubby St. Johnswort Hypericum prolificum
Yellow Wild Indigo Baptisia tinctoria
Virginia Anemone Anemone virginiana var. virginiana
20 False Nettle Boehmeria cylindrica
Dotted St. Johnswort Hypericum punctatum
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata subsp. pulchra
Prickly Lettuce Lactuca serriola
Field Mint Mentha arvensis
Virginia Stickseed Hackelia virginiana
Creeping Woodsorrel Oxalis corniculata
21 Elderberry Sambucus canadensis
Hairy-pod Hedge-mustard Sisymbrium officinale
22 Green-head Coneflower Rudbeckia laciniata var. laciniata
Purple Loosestrife Lythrum salicaria
Bare-stemmed Tick-trefoil Hylodesmum nudiflorum
23 Purple Fringeless Orchid Platanthera peramoena
Black Highbush Blueberry Vaccinium fuscatum
Swamp Groundnut Apios americana
American Ginseng Panax quinquefolius
Hispid Hedge-nettle Stachys hispida
Small Green Woodland Orchid Platanthera clavellata
Jimsonweed Datura stramonium
Lesser Burdock Arctium minus
Peppermint Mentha ×piperita
Small Flowered Evening-primrose Oenothera parviflora
Canada Mayflower Maianthemum canadense
Cutleaf Grapefern Sceptridium dissectum
Southern Adder's-tongue Ophioglossum vulgatum
Coral-berry Symphoricarpos orbiculatus
24 Virginia Smartweed Persicaria virginiana
Purple Fringeless Orchid Platanthera peramoena
Sassafras Sassafras albidum
Lopseed Phryma leptostachya var. leptostachya
25 Georgia Bulrush Scirpus georgianus
Allegheny Blackberry Rubus allegheniensis
Carolina Nightshade Solanum carolinense var. carolinense
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata subsp. pulchra
Black-eyed Susan Rudbeckia hirta var. pulcherrima
Purple Fringeless Orchid Platanthera peramoena
26 Spearmint Mentha spicata
Ebony Spleenwort Asplenium platyneuron
Longleaf Ground-cherry Physalis longifolia var. subglabrata
Spiny Amaranth Amaranthus spinosus
Panicled Hawkweed Hieracium paniculatum
Cranefly Orchid Tipularia discolor
Cutleaf Grapefern Sceptridium dissectum
27 Starry Catchfly Silene stellata
Spearmint Mentha spicata
Bladder Campion Silene vulgaris
Horehound Mother-wort Chaiturus marrubiastrum
Downy Rattlesnake-plantain Goodyera pubescens
Rose-mallow Hibiscus moscheutos
28 Pale Indian-plantain Arnoglossum atriplicifolium
Wild Senna Senna hebecarpa
Chicory Cichorium intybus
29 Highbush Blueberry Vaccinium corymbosum
Carpenter's Square Figwort Scrophularia marilandica
Pale Jewel-weed Impatiens pallida
American Lotus Nelumbo lutea
Humped Bladderwort Utricularia gibba
30 Purple Fringeless Orchid Platanthera peramoena
31 Prince's-plume Smartweed Persicaria orientalis
White Vervain Verbena urticifolia var. urticifolia
Humped Bladderwort Utricularia gibba
Horehound Mother-wort Chaiturus marrubiastrum

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