Category Archives: USWildflowers News

Smooth Rockcress – Boechera laevigata – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Smooth Rockcress, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (02/17/2018.) Scientific name is Boechera laevigata. Photo below was taken in Couchville Cedar Glade, Davidson County, TN on Mar 30, 2016. Go to the Smooth Rockcress detail page for more information and photos.

Smooth Rockcress, Common Smooth Rock Cress - Boechera laevigata

Smooth Rockcress – Boechera laevigata

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Curtis’ Goldenrod – Solidago curtisii – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Curtis’ Goldenrod, a native species in some of its U.S. distribution, has been added to the USWildflowers database (01/22/2018.) Scientific name is Solidago curtisii. Photo below was taken on Hooper’s Bald in Graham County, NC on Aug 24, 2017. Go to the Curtis’ Goldenrod detail page for more information and photos.

Curtis' Goldenrod, Mountain Decumbent Goldenrod - Solidago curtisii

Curtis’ Goldenrod, Mountain Decumbent Goldenrod – Solidago curtisii

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Moonflower – Ipomoea alba – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Moonflower, a native species in some of its U.S. distribution, has been added to the USWildflowers database (01/10/2018.) Scientific name is Ipomoea alba. Photo below was taken at the Venice Rookery in Sarasota County, FL on Dec 12, 2017. Go to the Moonflower detail page for more information and photos.

Moonflower, Tropical White Morning Glory, Moon Vine, Evening Glory - Ipomoea alba

Moonflower – Ipomoea alba

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Stiff Cowbane – Oxypolis rigidior – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Stiff Cowbane, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/17/2017.) Scientific name is Oxypolis rigidior. Photo below was taken along the Bald River Road in Monroe County, TN on Aug 23, 2017. Go to the Stiff Cowbane detail page for more information and photos.

Stiff Cowbane, Pig-potato, Common Water-Dropwort - Oxypolis rigidior

Stiff Cowbane – Oxypolis rigidior

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Ivyleaf Morning Glory – Ipomoea hederacea – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Ivyleaf Morning Glory , an introduced species (some say native to the southeastern United States), has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/12/2017.) Scientific name is Ipomoea hederacea.  Photo below was taken in Walker County, GA on Aug 29, 2017.   Go to the Ivyleaf Morning GloryDame’s Rocket detail page for more information.

Ivyleaf Morning Glory, Entireleaf Morningglory, Small Morning Glory - Ipomoea hederacea

Ivyleaf Morning Glory – Ipomoea hederacea

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Sharpwing Monkeyflower – Mimulus alatus – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Sharpwing Monkeyflower, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/09/2017.) Scientific name is Mimulus alatus. Photo below was taken along the Bald River Road in Monroe County, TN on Aug 23, 2017. Go to the Sharpwing Monkeyflower detail page for more information and photos.

Sharpwing Monkey Flower, Winged Monkeyflower - Mimulus alatus

Sharpwing Monkey Flower – Mimulus alatus

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Southern Agrimony – Agrimonia parviflora – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Southern Agrimony, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/07/2017.) Scientific name is Agrimonia parviflora. Photo below was taken along the North River Road in Monroe County, TN on Aug 24, 2017. Go to the Southern Agrimony detail page for more information and photos.

Southern Agrimony, Harvest Lice, Swamp Agrimony, Small-flowered Agrimony - Agrimonia parviflora

Southern Agrimony – Agrimonia parviflora

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Roundleaf Thoroughwort – Eupatorium rotundifolium – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Roundleaf Thoroughwort, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (08/20/2017.) Scientific name is Eupatorium rotundifolium. Photo below was taken in the May Prairie State Natural Area, Coffee County, TN on July 10, 2017. Go to the Roundleaf Thoroughwort detail page for more information and photos.

Roundleaf Thoroughwort, Common Roundleaf Eupatorium - Eupatorium rotundifolium

Roundleaf Thoroughwort – Eupatorium rotundifolium

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Western Daisy – Astranthium integrifolium – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Western Daisy, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (08/16/2017.) Scientific name is Astranthium integrifolium. Photo below was taken in the Long Hunter State Park, Davidson County, TN on May 11, 2017. Go to the Western Daisy detail page for more information and photos.

Western Daisy, Entireleaf Western Daisy, Eastern Western Daisy - Astranthium integrifolium

Eastern Western Daisy – Astranthium integrifolium

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