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

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