Tag Archives: Coneflower

#NPOD: Browneyed Susan #Nativeplants

Browneyed Susan – Native Plant of the Day 11/04/2017
Photo from 7/16/2011. Location: Pigeon Mountain Blue Hole Area, Walker County, GA.
More photos / info at the Rudbeckia triloba detail page.

Browneyed Susan, Thin-leaf Coneflower, Three-lobed Coneflower - Rudbeckia triloba

Browneyed Susan, Thin-leaf Coneflower, Three-lobed Coneflower – Rudbeckia triloba

Continue reading

#NPOD: Purple Coneflower #Nativeplants

Purple Coneflower – Native Plant of the Day 07/03/2017
Photo from 07/05/2010. Location: Cloudland Canyon State Park, Dade County, GA.
More photos / info at the Echinacea purpurea detail page.

Eastern Purple Coneflower, Purple Coneflower - Echinacea purpurea

Eastern Purple Coneflower, Purple Coneflower – Echinacea purpurea

Continue reading

#NPOD: Pinnate Prairie Coneflower #Nativeplants

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower – Native Plant of the Day 01/26/2017
Location:  Echo Trail near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, St Louis County, MN.
Photo from 9/9/2012. More photos / info at the Ratibida pinnata detail page.

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower - Ratibida pinnata by USWildflowers, on Flickr

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower – Ratibida pinnata

Continue reading

#Wildflowers of The Walking Track at Chattanooga Valley Church of the Nazarene

Several years ago the Chattanooga Valley Church of the Nazarene generously opened a walking track next to a creek on their property in Flintstone, Georgia and made it available to the public. My wife and I take advantage of that track from time to time, and have been surprised and pleased by how many wildflowers grow in the area.  Yesterday was a beautiful day, so we walked the track, and I went back later to photograph the wildflowers.  Here are a dozen native species blooming now along the track.

Green-headed Coneflower, Cutleaf Coneflower

Among the first wildflowers you notice along the creek is Green-headed Coneflower.

Continue reading

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower – Ratibida pinnata – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (09/24/2012.) Scientific name is Ratibida pinnata.  Photo below was taken near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in St. Louis County, MN on Sep 9, 2012.   It  is also known by the common names Yellow Coneflower and Grayhead Coneflower .  Go to the Pinnate Prairie Coneflower detail page for more photos and information.

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower, Grayhead Coneflower - Ratibida pinnata

Pinnate Prairie Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower, Grayhead Coneflower – Ratibida pinnata

Continue reading

Browneyed Susan – Rudbeckia triloba – Added to USWildflowers Database

Browneyed Susan, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/17/2011.) Scientific name is Rudbeckia triloba. It is also known by the common names Thin-leaf Coneflower and Three-lobed Coneflower.  Photo below was taken along the road to the Blue Hole along Pigeon Mountain, in Walker County, GA  on July 16, 2011.   Go to the Browneyed Susan detail page for more photos and information.

Browneyed Susan, Thin-leaf Coneflower, Three-lobed Coneflower - Rudbeckia triloba

Browneyed Susan, Thin-leaf Coneflower, Three-lobed Coneflower - Rudbeckia triloba

Cutleaf Coneflower – Rudbeckia laciniata – Added to USWildflowers Database

Cutleaf Coneflower, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (08/23/2010.) Scientific name is Rudbeckia laciniata.  This plant also is known by the common name  Green-headed Coneflower.  Photo below was taken in Walker County, Ga on Aug 21, 2010.

Green-headed Coneflower, Cutleaf Coneflower - Rudbeckia laciniata

Green-headed Coneflower, Cutleaf Coneflower - Rudbeckia laciniata