Delaware Wildflowers

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



1 Velvet-leaf Abutilon theophrasti
Early Goldenrod Solidago juncea
Creeping Water Primrose Seedbox Ludwigia peploides subsp. glabrescens
Longleaf Pondweed Potamogeton nodosus
Purple-head Sneezeweed Helenium flexuosum
Kenilworth's Ivy Cymbalaria muralis
2 Maryland Meadowbeauty Rhexia mariana var. mariana
Tick-seed Sunflower Bidens polylepis
Shrubby Bushclover Lespedeza bicolor
Whitestar Morning-glory Ipomoea lacunosa
White Goosefoot Chenopodium album
3 Bland Sweet-cicely Osmorhiza claytonii
Woodland Lettuce Lactuca floridana
New York Ironweed Vernonia noveboracensis
Perplexed Tick-trefoil Desmodium perplexum
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata subsp. pulchra
4 Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides
Fall Phlox Phlox paniculata
Square-stem Monkeyflower Mimulus ringens
Stinking Camphorweed Pluchea foetida var. foetida
Rattlesnake-master Eryngium aquaticum var. aquaticum
Spiderflower Tarenaya hassleriana
Beechdrops Epifagus virginiana
Great Burdock Arctium lappa
5 Annual Honesty Lunaria annua
Canada Lettuce Lactuca canadensis
Light-blue Asiatic Dayflower Commelina communis var. communis
Purple-leaf Willowherb Epilobium coloratum
Canada Wood-nettle Laportea canadensis
Purple-top Tridens flavus
Rusty Flatsedge Cyperus odoratus var. odoratus
Wild Mock-cucumber Echinocystis lobata
Climbing Hempweed Mikania scandens
Gronovius's Dodder Cuscuta gronovii
Amur Honeysuckle Lonicera maackii
Japanese Hops Humulus japonicus
Pale Jewel-weed Impatiens pallida
Solomon's Plume Maianthemum racemosum subsp. racemosum
Field Thistle Cirsium discolor
Pokeweed Phytolacca americana
Field Basil Clinopodium vulgare
Beefsteak Plant Perilla frutescens
Great Blue Lobelia Lobelia siphilitica
Tall Blue Lettuce Lactuca biennis
Spotted Jewel-weed Impatiens capensis
Virginia Smartweed Persicaria virginiana
Longbristle Smartweed Persicaria longiseta
River Wild Rye Elymus riparius
Bull Thistle Cirsium vulgare
Jerusalem Artichoke Helianthus tuberosus
6 Late-flowering Thoroughwort Eupatorium serotinum
Sagebrush Wormwood Artemisia ludoviciana
American Lotus Nelumbo lutea
7 Meadow Spikemoss Lycopodioides apodum
Broadleaf Water-plantain Alisma subcordatum
White Turtlehead Chelone glabra
Skeletonweed Chondrilla juncea
Prickly Lettuce Lactuca serriola
Spotted Knapweed Centaurea stoebe subsp. micranthos
Mile-a-minute Persicaria perfoliata
Tall Blue Lettuce Lactuca biennis
Canada Thistle Cirsium arvense
Domesticated Sunflower Helianthus annuus
Camphorweed Goldenaster Heterotheca subaxillaris
8 Forked Bluecurls Trichostema dichotomum
Hairy Small-leaved Tick-trefoil Desmodium ciliare
Seabeach Amaranth Amaranthus pumilus
Ragweed Ambrosia artemisiifolia
9 Indian-pipe Monotropa uniflora
Roundhead Bushclover Lespedeza capitata
10 Spanish-needle Tick-seed Bidens bipinnata
11 Stipuled Korean-clover Kummerowia stipulacea
Large-bract Plantain Plantago aristata
Silvery False Spleenwort Deparia acrostichoides
Christmas Fern Polystichum acrostichoides
White Turtlehead Chelone glabra
White Wood Aster Eurybia divaricata
12 Gray Goldenrod Solidago nemoralis var. nemoralis
Yellow Indian-grass Sorghastrum nutans
Christmas Fern Polystichum acrostichoides
Little Bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium var. scoparium
Dittany Cunila origanoides
Exotic Arrow-wood Viburnum dilatatum
Dwarf Chinquapin Oak Quercus prinoides
Rough Barnyard Grass Echinochloa muricata var. muricata
Fragrant Cudweed Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium
Whorled Milkweed Asclepias verticillata
Orange-grass St. John's-wort Hypericum gentianoides
Serpentine Chickweed Cerastium velutinum var. velutinum
Slender Knotweed Polygonum tenue
Lesser Snakeroot Ageratina aromatica
Square-stemmed Rose Pink Sabatia angularis
13 Multiflora Rose Rosa multiflora
Fireweed Erechtites hieraciifolius
Beechdrops Epifagus virginiana
Red Clover Trifolium pratense
Autumn Olive Elaeagnus umbellata
14 Pennsylvania Smartweed Persicaria pensylvanica
Tall Rattlesnake-root Nabalus altissimus
Lady's Thumb Smartweed Persicaria maculosa
Eyebane Spurge Euphorbia nutans
15 Pokeweed Phytolacca americana
Smooth Grassleaf Flat-top Goldenrod Euthamia graminifolia var. graminifolia
Canada Wood-nettle Laportea canadensis
Japanese Stilt Grass Microstegium vimineum
Joint-head Arthraxon Arthraxon hispidus
16 Tall Rattlesnake-root Nabalus altissimus
One-seed Bur-cucumber Sicyos angulatus
Pennsylvania Smartweed Persicaria pensylvanica
Ox-eye Heliopsis helianthoides var. helianthoides
Beefsteak Plant Perilla frutescens
Black Walnut Juglans nigra
17 Swamp Jack-in-the-pulpit Arisaema triphyllum subsp. triphyllum
Great Blue Lobelia Lobelia siphilitica
Virginia Virgin-bower Clematis virginiana
Spotted Jewel-weed Impatiens capensis
18 Silvery False Spleenwort Deparia acrostichoides
19 Thin Hairy Rough-leaf Goldenrod Solidago rugosa var. rugosa
Closed-bottle Gentian Gentiana andrewsii var. andrewsii
Carolina Rose Rosa carolina subsp. carolina
Roundleaf Goldenrod Solidago patula var. patula
Smooth Goldenrod Solidago gigantea
One-seed Bur-cucumber Sicyos angulatus
Smooth Heath Aster Symphyotrichum pilosum var. pringlei
20 Short Yellowseed False Pimpernel Lindernia dubia var. dubia
Japanese Virgin's-bower Clematis terniflora
Thinleaf Sunflower Helianthus decapetalus
New York Ironweed Vernonia noveboracensis
Carolina Elephant-foot Elephantopus carolinianus
English Ivy Hedera helix
Pickerelweed Pontederia cordata
Autumn Sneezeweed Helenium autumnale
Smooth Grassleaf Flat-top Goldenrod Euthamia graminifolia var. graminifolia
Ditch Stonecrop Penthorum sedoides
Fall Phlox Phlox paniculata
Yellow-flowered Leafcup Smallanthus uvedalius
Pale Jewel-weed Impatiens pallida
New England Aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae
Schreber's Aster Eurybia schreberi
Three-lobe Tick-seed Bidens comosa
Japanese Mazus Mazus pumilus
Thick Rough-leaf Goldenrod Solidago rugosa var. aspera
American Spikenard Aralia racemosa
21 Canada Horse-balm Collinsonia canadensis
Silvery False Spleenwort Deparia acrostichoides
22 Wormseed Goosefoot Dysphania ambrosioides
Purple-leaf Willowherb Epilobium coloratum
Japanese Stilt Grass Microstegium vimineum
Swamp Jack-in-the-pulpit Arisaema triphyllum subsp. triphyllum
23 Tall Sunflower Helianthus giganteus
Dotted Smartweed Persicaria punctata
Clasping Heart-leaved Aster Symphyotrichum undulatum
Wild Carrot Daucus carota
Whorled Milkweed Asclepias verticillata
Decumbent St. Andrew's Cross Hypericum stragulum
Slender Knotweed Polygonum tenue
Striped Gentian Gentiana villosa
Philadelphia Panicgrass Panicum philadelphicum
White Goldenrod Solidago bicolor
Bristly Aster Symphyotrichum puniceum var. puniceum
Lion's-foot Rattlesnake-root Nabalus serpentarius
Annual Wormwood Artemisia annua
Ox-eye Heliopsis helianthoides var. helianthoides
Arrowleaf Tearthumb Persicaria sagittata
Large-purple False Foxglove Agalinis purpurea
Rock Sandwort Minuartia michauxii var. michauxii
Gray Goldenrod Solidago nemoralis var. nemoralis
Starry Catchfly Silene stellata
Japanese Stilt Grass Microstegium vimineum
Bristly Aster Symphyotrichum puniceum var. puniceum
Gronovius's Dodder Cuscuta gronovii
Kidneyleaf Mud-plantain Heteranthera reniformis
Crested Climbing Buckwheat. Fallopia scandens
White Snakeroot Ageratina altissima var. altissima
Partridge Pea Chamaecrista fasciculata var. fasciculata
Silvery False Spleenwort Deparia acrostichoides
Smooth Grassleaf Flat-top Goldenrod Euthamia graminifolia var. graminifolia
Round-leaved Fame-flower Phemeranthus teretifolius
Swamp Thistle Cirsium muticum
Slender Knotweed Polygonum tenue
Lesser Snakeroot Ageratina aromatica
Dock-leaf Smartweed Persicaria lapathifolia
Perfoliate Thoroughwort Eupatorium perfoliatum
Nodding Tick-seed Bidens cernua
False Daisy Eclipta prostrata
Great Blue Lobelia Lobelia siphilitica
Whiteleaf Greenbrier Smilax glauca
25 Tall Rattlesnake-root Nabalus altissimus
Indian Cucumber-root Medeola virginiana
Swamp Sunflower Helianthus angustifolius
Devil's Tick-seed Bidens frondosa
Wingstem Verbesina alternifolia
26 White Heath Aster Symphyotrichum ericoides var. ericoides
White Snakeroot Ageratina altissima var. altissima
Nodding Trillium Trillium cernuum
Hairy Heath Aster Symphyotrichum pilosum var. pilosum
Schreber's Aster Eurybia schreberi
Delectable Sowthistle Sonchus oleraceus
Lopseed Phryma leptostachya var. leptostachya
Narrow-leaf Panicled Aster Symphyotrichum lanceolatum var. lanceolatum
Beechdrops Epifagus virginiana
Tall Sunflower Helianthus giganteus
Bristly Aster Symphyotrichum puniceum var. puniceum
28 Flat-top Goldenrod Euthamia caroliniana
Smooth Tick-seed Bidens laevis
American Pinesap Hypopitys monotropa
Groundsel Tree Baccharis halimifolia
Downy Lobelia Lobelia puberula var. puberula
Rough Canada Goldenrod Solidago altissima var. altissima
Elliott's Gentian Gentiana catesbaei
29 Golden Tickseed Coreopsis tinctoria var. tinctoria
Pawpaw Asimina triloba
Soapwort Gentian Gentiana saponaria
30 Pawpaw Asimina triloba
Starved Aster Symphyotrichum lateriflorum var. lateriflorum
American Pinesap Hypopitys monotropa
Annual Salt Marsh Aster Symphyotrichum subulatum
Beechdrops Epifagus virginiana

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