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Alfalfa: Black Medic, Black Hay, Hop Clover, Hop Medic, Yellow Trefoil

Medicago lupulina
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Anemone: Round-lobed Hepatica, Liverleaf

Anemone americana*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Arrowhead: Common Arrowhead, Arrowleaf, Burhead, Wapato, Duck-potato, Broadleaf Arrowhead

Sagittaria latifolia*
(Native) Family: Alismataceae – Water-plantain family
Aster: Hairy White Oldfield Aster, Frost Aster, White Heath Aster

Symphyotrichum pilosum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Aster: Late Purple Aster, Spreading Aster

Symphyotrichum patens*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Balloonvine: Balloon Vine, Love in a Puff, Heartseed

Cardiospermum halicacabum*
(Introduced) Family: Sapindaceae – Soapberry family
Baneberry: White Baneberry, Doll's Eyes

Actaea pachypoda*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Barberry: Shrub Yellowroot

Xanthorhiza simplicissima*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Beautyberry: American Beautyberry, French Mulberry

Callicarpa americana*
(Native) Family: Verbenaceae – Verbena family
Beeblossom: Slenderstalk Beeblossom, Slender Gaura

Gaura filipes*
(Native) Family: Onagraceae – Evening Primrose family
Beechdrops: Beechdrops, Cancer Drops, Clapwort, Virginia Broomrape

Epifagus virginiana*
(Native) Family: Orobanchaceae – Broom-rape family
Beggarticks: Shepherd's Needles ,Spanish Needles, Romerillo, Common Beggar's-tick, Hairy Beggarticks, Cobbler's Pegs

Bidens pilosa*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Bellflower: Tall Bellflower, American Bellflower

Campanulastrum americanum*
(Native) Family: Campanulaceae - Bellflower family
Bellwort: Perfoliate Bellwort, Merry Bells

Uvularia perfoliata*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Bellwort: Sessileleaf Bellwort, Wild Oats

Uvularia sessilifolia
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Bittercress: Cutleaf Toothwort

Cardamine concatenata*
(Native) Family: Brassicaceae – Mustard family
Bittercress: Hairy Bittercress, Hoary Bittercress

Cardamine hirsuta*
(Introduced) Family: Brassicaceae – Mustard family
Blackberry: Sawtooth Blackberry, Southern Blackberry, Highbush Blackberry

Rubus argutus
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Blackberry: Northern Dewberry, Common Dewberry

Rubus flagellaris*
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Bladdernut: American Bladdernut

Staphylea trifolia*
(Native) Family: Staphyleaceae – Bladdernut family
Blanketflower: Indian Blanket, Indian Blanketflower, Firewheel

Gaillardia pulchella*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Blazing Star: Dense Blazing Star, Marsh Gayfeather, Spike Gayfeather

Liatris spicata*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Bloodroot: Bloodroot, Red Indian Paint, Red Puccoon

Sanguinaria canadensis*
(Native) Family: Papaveraceae – Poppy family
Blue-eyed Grass: Blue-eyed Grass, Stout Blue-eyed Grass, Narrowleaf Blue-eyed Grass

Sisyrinchium angustifolium
(Native) Family: Iridaceae – Iris family
Blueberry: Elliott’s Blueberry, Mayberry, High Bush Blueberry

Vaccinium elliottii*
(Native) Family: Ericaceae – Heath family
Bluehearts: Blue Hearts, American Bluehearts, Prairie Bluehearts, Plains Bluehearts

Buchnera americana*
(Native) Family: Orobanchaceae – Broom-rape family
Bluets: Tiny Bluet, Small Bluet, Least Bluet

Houstonia pusilla
(Native) Family: Rubiaceae – Madder family
Bluets: Venus' Pride, Large Bluet, Large Houstonia, Summer Bluet, Purple Bluet

Houstonia purpurea*
(Native) Family: Rubiaceae – Madder family
Broomrape: One-flowered Broomrape ; One-flowered Cancer Root, Ghostpipe, Naked Broomrape

Orobanche uniflora*
(Native) Family: Orobanchaceae – Broom-rape family
Bugbane: Tassel Rue, False Bugbane, Carolina Bugbane

Trautvetteria caroliniensis*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Bundleflower: Prairie Mimosa, Illinois Bundleflower, Prickleweed, Illinois Desmanthus

Desmanthus illinoensis*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Bur Cucumber: Bur Cucumber, Oneseed Bur Cucumber; Star Cucumber

Sicyos angulatus*
(Native) Family: Cucurbitaceae – Cucumber family
Butterfly Pea: Spurred Butterfly Pea, Climbing Butterfly Pea, Wild Blue Vine, Virginia Centro, Butterflypea

Centrosema virginianum*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Buttonbush: Buttonbush, Common Buttonbush, Button Ball, Riverbush, Honey-bells, Button Willow

Cephalanthus occidentalis*
(Native) Family: Rubiaceae – Madder family
Buttonweed: Virginia Buttonweed, Large Buttonweed, Poor Joe

Diodia virginiana
(Native) Family: Rubiaceae – Madder family
Buttonweed: Rough Buttonweed, Poor Joe

Diodia teres
(Native) Family: Rubiaceae – Madder family
Cat's Ear: Hairy Cat's Ear, False Dandelion

Hypochaeris radicata*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Catchfly: Fire Pink, Scarlet Catchfly

Silene virginica*
(Native) Family: Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Catchfly: Royal Catchfly

Silene regia*
(Native) Family: Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Ceanothus: New Jersey Tea, Wild Snowball, Mountain Sweet, Redroot

Ceanothus americanus*
(Native) Family: Rhamnaceae – Buckthorn family
Chicory: Chicory

Cichorium intybus
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Chrysogonum: Green and Gold

Chrysogonum virginianum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Cinquefoil: Sulfur Cinquefoil, Roughfruit Cinquefoil

Potentilla recta*
(Introduced) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Clover: White Clover

Trifolium repens
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Clover: Red Clover, Cowgrass

Trifolium pratense
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Clover: Crimson Clover, Italian Clover

Trifolium incarnatum
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Clover: Low-Hop Clover, Field Clover, Large Hop Clover, Hop Trefoil

Trifolium campestre*
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Columbine: Eastern Red Columbine, Wild Columbine

Aquilegia canadensis*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Coneflower: Black-eyed Susan

Rudbeckia hirta*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Coneflower: Orange Coneflower

Rudbeckia fulgida*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Coneflower: Green-headed Coneflower, Cutleaf Coneflower, Golden Glow

Rudbeckia laciniata*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Coneflower: Browneyed Susan, Thin-leaf Coneflower, Three-lobed Coneflower

Rudbeckia triloba*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Crippled Cranefly: Tipularia, Cranefly Orchid, Crippled Cranefly Orchid

Tipularia discolor*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Crossvine: Cross Vine, Trumpet Flower, Crossvine, Quarter Vine

Bignonia capreolata*
(Native) Family: Bignoniaceae – Bignonia family
Crownbeard: Yellow Crownbeard

Verbesina occidentalis*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Crownbeard: Wingstem, Yellow Ironweed

Verbesina alternifolia*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Crownbeard: White Crownbeard, Frostweed, Iceplant, Virginia crownbeard

Verbesina virginica*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Daisy: Oxeye Daisy

Chrysanthemum leucanthemum
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Dandelion: Dandelion

Taraxacum officinale
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Dayflower: Asiatic Dayflower, Mouse Ears, Dew Herb

Commelina communis
(Introduced) Family: Commelinaceae – Spiderwort family
Dayflower: Virginia Dayflower

Commelina virginica*
(Native) Family: Commelinaceae – Spiderwort family
Daylily: Common Daylily, Tawny Daylily, Orange Daylily

Hemerocallis fulva*
(Introduced) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Deadnettle: Henbit, Henbit Deadnettle

Lamium amplexicaule
(Introduced) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Death Camas: Pine Barren Death Camas

Stenanthium leimanthoides*
(Native) Family: Melanthiaceae – False-Hellebore Family
Desert-thorn: Christmasberry, Carolina Wolfberry, Carolina Desert-thorn, Creeping Wolfberry

Lycium carolinianum*
(Native) Family: Solanaceae – Potato family
Dodder: Dodder Vine, Scaldweed

Cuscuta gronovii
(Native) Family: Cuscutaceae – Dodder family
Dogwood: Flowering Dogwood

Cornus florida*
(Native) Family: Cornaceae – Dogwood family
Dogwood: Stiff Dogwood, Southern Swamp Dogwood, Gray Dogwood

Cornus foemina*
(Native) Family: Cornaceae – Dogwood family
Dwarf Dandelion: Potato Dandelion, Potato Dwarfdandelion, Colonial Dwarf-dandelion

Krigia dandelion*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Elderberry: Common Elderberry, American Elderberry, American Black Elderberry

Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis*
(Native) Family: Adoxaceae – Muskroot Family
Elephant's Foot: Carolina Elephant's foot, Leafy Elephantfoot

Elephantopus carolinianus*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Eryngo: Rattlesnake Master, Button Eryngo, Button Snakeroot, Yuccaleaf Eryngo

Eryngium yuccifolium*
(Native) Family: Apiaceae – Carrot family
Evening Primrose: Pink Ladies, Showy Evening Primrose, Pink Primrose

Oenothera speciosa
(Native) Family: Onagraceae – Evening Primrose family
Evening Primrose: Common Evening Primrose, Evening Star, Sun Drop

Oenothera biennis*
(Native) Family: Onagraceae – Evening Primrose family
Fairywand: Fairy Wand, Devil’s Bit, False Unicorn Root, Blazing Star, Grubroot, Squirrel Tail, Rattlesnake-root

Chamaelirium luteum*
(Native) Family: Melanthiaceae – False-Hellebore Family
False Foxglove: Slender Gerardia, Slenderleaf False Foxglove

Agalinis tenuifolia*
(Native) Family: Orobanchaceae – Broom-rape family
False garlic: False Garlic, Crowpoison

Nothoscordum bivalve*
(Native) Family: Amaryllidaceae – Amaryllis family
False Indigo: Indigobush, False Indigo Bush, Desert False Indigo, Tall Indigo-bush

Amorpha fruticosa*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Fawnlily: Dimpled Trout Lily, Dimpled Dogtooth Violet, Southern Appalachian Trout Lily

Erythronium umbilicatum*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Fern : Cinnamon Fern

Osmunda cinnamomea
(Native) Family: Osmundaceae - Royal Fern Family
Flatsedge: False Nutsedge, Strawcolored Flatsedge, Strawcolor Nutgrass

Cyperus strigosus*
(Native) Family: Cyperaceae – Sedge family
Fleabane: Eastern daisy fleabane

Erigeron annuus*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Fleabane: Philadelphia Fleabane

Erigeron philadelphicus*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Fleabane: Prairie Fleabane, Lesser Daisy Fleabane

Erigeron strigosus*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Fleabane: Robin's Plantain

Erigeron pulchellus*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Fluxweed: False Pennyroyal, Fluxweed, Glade Bluecurls

Isanthus brachiatus*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Fly Poison: Fly Poison, Stagger Grass

Amianthium muscitoxicum*
(Native) Family: Melanthiaceae – False-Hellebore Family
Fogfruit: Fogfruit, Lanceleaf Fogfruit, Northern Fogfruit

Phyla lanceolata*
(Native) Family: Verbenaceae – Verbena family
Fringed Orchid: Yellow Fringed Orchid, Orange Fringed Orchid

Platanthera ciliaris*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Gentian: Soapwort Gentian, Harvestbells

Gentiana saponaria
(Native) Family: Gentianaceae – Gentian family
Gentian: Pale Gentian, Striped Gentian, Sampsons Snakeroot

Gentiana villosa*
(Native) Family: Gentianaceae – Gentian family
Geranium: Carolina Geranium, Carolina Cranesbill

Geranium carolinianum*
(Native) Family: Geraniaceae – Geranium family
Germander: American Germander, Wood Sage, Canada Germander

Teucrium canadense*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Glechoma: Ground Ivy, Gill-over-the-ground, Haymaids, Creeping Charlie

Glechoma hederacea
(Introduced) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Goldenaster: Maryland Golden Aster

Chrysopsis mariana*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Goldenaster - False: Camphorweed, Camphor Weed, False Goldenaster

Heterotheca subaxillaris*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Goldenrod: Tall Goldenrod, Late Goldenrod, Canada Goldenrod

Solidago altissima*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Grass Pink: Common Grass Pink, Bearded Pink, Swamp Pink, Tuberous Grass Pink, Meadow Gift

Calopogon tuberosus*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Green Violet: Green Violet, Eastern Greenviolet

Hybanthus concolor*
(Native) Family: Violaceae – Violet family
Groundnut: Groundnut, Potato Bean, Indian Potato, Virginia Potato, Wild Bean, Wild Sweet Potato

Apios americana*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Hawkweed: Rattlesnake Weed, Rattlesnake Hawkweed, Veiny Hawkweed

Hieracium venosum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Hawkweed: Orange Hawkweed, Devil’s Paintbrush

Hieracium aurantiacum*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Heartleaf: Little Brown Jug, Arrowleaf Ginger

Hexastylis arifolia*
(Native) Family: Aristolochiaceae – Birthwort family
Hempvine: Climbing Hempweed, Climbing Boneset

Mikania scandens*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Hoarypea: Goat’s Rue, Virginia Tephrosia, Catgut, Hoary-pea, Rabbit-pea

Tephrosia virginiana*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Hogpeanut: American Hogpeanut

Amphicarpaea bracteata*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Honeysuckle: Trumpet Honeysuckle

Lonicera sempervirens*
(Native) Family: Caprifoliaceae – Honeysuckle family
Honeysuckle: Japanese Honeysuckle

Lonicera japonica*
(Introduced) Family: Caprifoliaceae – Honeysuckle family
Horsebalm: Whorled Horsebalm, Early Stoneroot

Collinsonia verticillata*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Hound's tongue: Wild Comfrey

Cynoglossum virginianum
(Native) Family: Boraginaceae – Borage family
Hydrangea: Wild Hydrangea

Hydrangea arborescens*
(Native) Family: Hydrangeaceae – Hydrangea family
Hydrangea: Oakleaf Hydrangea

Hydrangea quercifolia*
(Native) Family: Hydrangeaceae – Hydrangea family
Indian Cucumber Root: Indian Cucumber Root

Medeola virginiana*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Indian Pipe: Indian Pipe, Ghost Flower, Ghost Plant

Monotropa uniflora*
(Native) Family: Monotropaceae – Indian Pipe family
Indian Strawberry: Indian Strawberry, India Mockstrawberry

Duchesnea indica*
(Introduced) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Iris: Dwarf Violet Iris, Vernal Iris, Spring Iris, Upland Dwarf Iris

Iris verna*
(Native) Family: Iridaceae – Iris family
Iris: Blackberry Lily, Leopard Flower, Leopard Lily

Iris domestica*
(Introduced) Family: Iridaceae – Iris family
Iris: Yellow Flag Iris, Paleyellow Iris, Yellow Iris, Water Flag

Iris pseudacorus*
(Introduced) Family: Iridaceae – Iris family
Ironweed: Tall Ironweed, Giant Ironweed, Ironweed

Vernonia gigantea*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Indian Turnip: Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Indian Turnip, Jack in the Pulpit,

Arisaema triphyllum*
(Native) Family: Araceae – Arum family
Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Indian Turnip: Prester John, Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Preacher John, Southern Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Five-leaved Jack-in-the-Pulpit

Arisaema quinatum*
(Native) Family: Araceae – Arum family
Jimsonweed: Jimsonweed, Jamestown Weed, Mad Apple, Moon Flower, Stinkwort, Thorn Apple, Devil's Trumpet

Datura stramonium*
(Introduced) Family: Solanaceae – Potato family
Joe Pye Weed: Hollow Joe Pye Weed, Trumpetweed, Tubular Thoroughwort, Hollow-stemmed Joe-pye-weed

Eutrochium fistulosum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Knapweed: Bachelor’s Button, Bluebottle, Cornflower, Garden Cornflower

Centaurea cyanus*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Kudzu: Kudzu

Pueraria montana*
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Ladies Tresses: Ladies’ Tresses, Northern Slender Lady's Tresses, Southern Slender Ladies’ Tresses

Spiranthes lacera*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Laurel: Mountain Laurel

Kalmia latifolia
(Native) Family: Ericaceae – Heath family
Leafcup: Hairy Leafcup, Bear's Foot, Yellow Leafcup, Uvedalia

Smallanthus uvedalius*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Leather Flower: Sweet Autumn Clematis, Sweet Autumn Virginsbower, Leatherleaf Clematis, Yam-leaved Clematis

Clematis terniflora*
(Introduced) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Leather Flower: Virgin’s Bower, Devil's Darning Needles, Old Man’s Beard

Clematis virginiana*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Leather-root: Sampson’s Snakeroot, False Scurf-pea

Orbexilum pedunculatum*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Lespedeza: Sericea Lespedeza

Lespedeza cuneata
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Lettuce: Wild Lettuce, Canada Lettuce

Lactuca canadensis*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Lettuce: Woodland Lettuce, Florida Blue Lettuce, False Lettuce

Lactuca floridana
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Lettuce: Prickly Lettuce, China Lettuce

Lactuca serriola*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Lily: Turk’s Cap Lily, Turban Lily, Lily Royal, Swamp Lily, American Tiger Lily

Lilium superbum*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Lionsheart: Obedient Plant, False Dragonhead, Obedience

Physostegia virginiana*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Lobelia: Downy Lobelia

Lobelia puberula*
(Native) Family: Campanulaceae - Bellflower family
Lobelia: Cardinal Flower, Scarlet Lobelia

Lobelia cardinalis*
(Native) Family: Campanulaceae - Bellflower family
Lopseed: Lopseed, American Lopseed

Phryma leptostachya*
(Native) Family: Phrymaceae - Lopseed Family
Lotus: American Lotus, Water Lotus, Water Chinquapin, Yellow Lotus

Nelumbo lutea*
(Native) Family: Nelumbonaceae – Indian lotus
Lousewort: Wood Betony; Canadian Lousewort

Pedicularis canadensis
(Native) Family: Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Maple: Red Maple, Swamp Maple, Soft Maple

Acer rubrum
(Native) Family: Aceraceae – Maple family
Mayapple: Mayapple

Podophyllum peltatum*
(Native) Family: Berberidaceae – Barberry family
Mayflower: False Solomon's Seal, Feathery False Lily of the Valley, Solomon's Plume

Maianthemum racemosum*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Mayweed: Mayweed, Stinking Chamomile, Dog Fennel

Anthemis cotula
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Mazus: Japanese Mazus

Mazus pumilus*
(Introduced) Family: Phrymaceae - Lopseed Family
Meadow Beauty: Maryland Meadow Beauty, Pale Meadow Beauty

Rhexia mariana
(Native) Family: Melastomataceae – Melastome family
Meadow Parsnip: Hairyjoint Meadow Parsnip

Thaspium barbinode*
(Native) Family: Apiaceae – Carrot family
Meadow Parsnip: Smooth Meadow Parsnip, Woodland Meadow Parsnip, Yellow Meadow Parsnip, Purple Meadow Parsnip

Thaspium trifoliatum*
(Native) Family: Apiaceae – Carrot family
Meadow-rue: Rue Anemone, Anemone Meadow-rue

Thalictrum thalictroides*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Meadow-rue: Skunk Meadow Rue, Waxyleaf Meadowrue, Purple Meadow-rue

Thalictrum revolutum*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Melothria: Creeping Cucumber, Guadeloupe Cucumber, Squirting Cucumber

Melothria pendula*
(Native) Family: Cucurbitaceae – Cucumber family
Mexican Clover: Largeflower Mexican Clover, Largeflower Pusley, Florida Snow

Richardia grandiflora*
(Introduced) Family: Rubiaceae – Madder family
Milkweed: Whorled Milkweed

Asclepias verticillata*
(Native) Family: Apocynaceae – Dogbane family
Milkweed: Butterfly Milkweed, Butterfly Weed, Pleurisy Root, Orange Milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa*
(Native) Family: Apocynaceae – Dogbane family
Milkweed: White Milkweed, Redring Milkweed, Variegated Milkweed

Asclepias variegata*
(Native) Family: Apocynaceae – Dogbane family
Milkweed: Antelope-Horn Milkweed, Green Antelopehorn, Spider Milkweed, Green Milkweed

Asclepias viridis*
(Native) Family: Apocynaceae – Dogbane family
Mimosa: Silk Tree, Mimosa

Albizia julibrissin
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Mimosa: Sensitive Briar, Littleleaf Sensitive-briar

Mimosa microphylla *
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Mistflower: Blue Mistflower, Wild Ageratum, Mistflower

Conoclinium coelestinum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Morning Glory: Hedge Bindweed, Hedge False Bindweed

Calystegia sepium*
(Native) Family: Convolvulaceae – Morning-glory family
Morning Glory: Wild Potato Vine, Man of the Earth, Wild Sweet Potato, Bigroot Morning Glory

Ipomoea pandurata*
(Native) Family: Convolvulaceae – Morning-glory family
Morning Glory: Small Red Morning Glory, Redstar, Starflower, Scarlet Morningglory

Ipomoea coccinea
(Introduced) Family: Convolvulaceae – Morning-glory family
Morning Glory: Small White Morning Glory, Whitestar, Pitted Morningglory

Ipomoea lacunosa*
(Native) Family: Convolvulaceae – Morning-glory family
Mountain Mint: Hoary Mountain Mint

Pycnanthemum incanum*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Mullein: Common Mullein, Great Mullein, Cowboy Toilet Paper

Verbascum thapsus*
(Introduced) Family: Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Mullein: Moth Mullein

Verbascum blattaria
(Introduced) Family: Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Nightshade: Carolina Horse Nettle, Bull Nettle, Devil's Tomato

Solanum carolinense
(Native) Family: Solanaceae – Potato family
Nightshade: Climbing Nightshade, Bittersweet Nightshade, Woody Nightshade, European Bittersweet, Fellenwort, Blue Nightshade

Solanum dulcamara*
(Introduced) Family: Solanaceae – Potato family
Onion: Wild Garlic, Meadow Garlic

Allium canadense
(Native) Family: Amaryllidaceae – Amaryllis family
Partridge Pea: Partridge Pea, Sleepingplant

Chamaecrista fasciculata*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Partridge Pea: Sensitive Partridge Pea, Wild Sensitive Plant, Sensitive Pea

Chamaecrista nictitans*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Partridgeberry: Partridgeberry, Partridge Berry, Sqaw Vine, Eyeberry

Mitchella repens*
(Native) Family: Rubiaceae – Madder family
Passion Flower: Purple Passionflower, Maypop

Passiflora incarnata*
(Native) Family: Passifloraceae – Passion-flower family
Pencilflower: Pencil Flower, Endbeak Pencilflower, Sidebeak Pencilflower

Stylosanthes biflora*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Pennywort: Pennywort, Virginia Pennywort

Obolaria virginica
(Native) Family: Gentianaceae – Gentian family
Perilla, Beefsteak Plant: Beefsteak Plant, Beefsteak Mint, Perilla Mint

Perilla frutescens*
(Introduced) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Periwinkle: Small Periwinkle, Common Periwinkle, Dwarf Periwinkle, Lesser Periwinkle, Creeping Myrtle

Vinca minor*
(Introduced) Family: Apocynaceae – Dogbane family
Phlox: Downy Phlox

Phlox pilosa
(Native) Family: Polemoniaceae – Phlox family
Phlox: Hairy Phlox, Chalice Phlox

Phlox amoena*
(Native) Family: Polemoniaceae – Phlox family
Phlox: Wild Blue Phlox, Woodland Phlox

Phlox divaricata
(Native) Family: Polemoniaceae – Phlox family
Phlox: Smooth Phlox

Phlox glaberrima*
(Native) Family: Polemoniaceae – Phlox family
Phlox: Carolina Phlox, Summer Phlox, Thickleaf Phlox, Giant Phlox

Phlox carolina*
(Native) Family: Polemoniaceae – Phlox family
Pickerelweed: Pickerelweed, Lanceleaf Pickerelweed, Heartleaf Pickerelweed, Pickerel Rush

Pontederia cordata*
(Native) Family: Pontederiaceae - Pickerelweed Family
Pigeonwings: Butterfly Pea, Atlantic pigeonwings

Clitoria mariana*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Pink: Deptford Pink, Mountain Pink

Dianthus armeria*
(Introduced) Family: Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Pinkroot: Indian Pink, Woodland Pinkroot, Worm grass

Spigelia marilandica*
(Native) Family: Loganiaceae – Logania family
Pipsissewa: Spotted Wintergreen, Pipsissewa, Striped Wintergreen, Striped Prince’s Pine, Striped Prince’s Plume, Dragon’s Tongue

Chimaphila maculata*
(Native) Family: Ericaceae – Heath family
Plantain: Narrowleaf Plantain, English Plantain, Buckhorn, Lanceleaf Plantain, Ribwort, Buckhorn, Ribgrass

Plantago lanceolata
(Introduced) Family: Plantaginaceae – Plantain family
Plantain: Virginia Plantain, Dwarf Plantain, Southern Plantain, Hoary Plantain, Paleseed Indianwheat

Plantago virginica*
(Native) Family: Plantaginaceae – Plantain family
Plum: American Plum, Wild Plum

Prunus americana*
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Pogonia: Rose Pogonia, Snakemouth Orchid, Rose Crested Orchid, Beard Flower, Sweet Crest Orchid

Pogonia ophioglossoides*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Poison Oak: Eastern Poison Ivy

Toxicodendron radicans*
(Native) Family: Anacardiaceae – Cashew or Sumac family
Pokeweed: American Pokeweed, Pokeberry, Inkberry, Poke Sallet

Phytolacca americana*
(Native) Family: Phytolaccaceae – Pokeweed family
Pond-lily: Yellow Pond Lily, Cowlily, Spatterdock

Nuphar lutea*
(Native) Family: Nymphaeaceae – Water-lily family
Prairie Coneflower: Pinnate Prairie Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower, Grayhead Coneflower

Ratibida pinnata*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Prairie Coneflower: Mexican Hat, Long-Headed Coneflower, Red Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Thimbleflower

Ratibida columnifera*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Primrose-willow: Seedbox, Smooth Seedbox, Bushy Seedbox, Rattle-box, Square-pod Water-primrose

Ludwigia alternifolia*
(Native) Family: Onagraceae – Evening Primrose family
Primrose-willow: Wingleaf Primrose-willow, Wingstem Water Primrose, Willow Primrose, Upright Primrose-willow

Ludwigia decurrens*
(Native) Family: Onagraceae – Evening Primrose family
Purple Coneflower: Eastern Purple Coneflower, Purple Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Pussytoes: Plantain-leaf Pussytoes, Woman's Tobacco

Antennaria plantaginifolia*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Pygmypipes: Sweet Pinesap, Pygmy Pipes, Carolina beechdrops, Appalachian Pygmy Pipes

Monotropsis odorata*
(Native) Family: Ericaceae – Heath family
Queen Anne's Lace: Queen Anne's Lace, Wild Carrot

Daucus carota*
(Introduced) Family: Apiaceae – Carrot family
Ragweed: Great Ragweed, Buffalo Weed, Horseweed, Giant Ragweed, Tall Ambrosia

Ambrosia trifida*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Ragweed: Common Ragweed, Annual Ragweed, Small Ragweed, Roman Wormwood

Ambrosia artemisiifolia*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Ragwort: Butterweed, Yellowtop, Cressleaf Groundsel, Floodplain Ragwort

Packera glabella*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Rattlesnake Plantain: Downy Rattlesnake Plantain, Downy Rattlesnake Orchid, Adder’s Violet, Net-leaf Plantain

Goodyera pubescens*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Rattlesnakeroot: Cankerweed, Lion's Foot, Snakeweed, Earthgall, Butterweed

Prenanthes serpentaria*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Redbud: Eastern Redbud

Cercis canadensis*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Rhododendron: Catawba Rhododendron, Mountain Rosebay,Purple Rhododendron

Rhododendron catawbiense
(Native) Family: Ericaceae – Heath family
Rhododendron: Florida Pinxter, Mountain Azalea, Pink Azalea, Hoary Azalea

Rhododendron canescens
(Native) Family: Ericaceae – Heath family
Rose : Multiflora Rose

Rosa multiflora*
(Introduced) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Rose: Swamp Rose, Marsh Rose

Rosa palustris*
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Rose: Prairie Rose, Climbing Rose, Climbing Prairie Rose, Climbing Wild Rose, Illinois Rose, Michigan Rose

Rosa setigera*
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Rose Gentian: Rose Pink, Bitterbloom, Square-stemmed Sabbatia, Rose Gentian

Sabatia angularis*
(Native) Family: Gentianaceae – Gentian family
Rosemallow: Swamp Rose Mallow, Crimsoneyed Rosemallow, Marshmallow, Woolly Rose Mallow, Hairy-fruited Hibiscus

Hibiscus moscheutos*
(Native) Family: Malvaceae – Mallow family
Sage: Lyreleaf Sage

Salvia lyrata*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Sage: Nettleleaf Sage, Wild Sage

Salvia urticifolia*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Sea Purslane: Sea Purslane, Sea Pickle, Shoreline Seapurslane

Sesuvium portulacastrum*
(Native) Family: Aizoaceae – Fig-marigold family
Selfheal: Heal-All, Common Selfheal

Prunella vulgaris*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Senna: Southern Wild Senna

Senna marilandica*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Senna: Sicklepod, Sicklepod Senna, Java Bean, Blunt-leaf Senna, Chinese Senna, Arsenic Weed

Senna obtusifolia*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Shadow Witch: Shadow Witch Orchid, Hairy Shadow Witch, Racemose Ponthieva

Ponthieva racemosa*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Sherardia: Field Madder, blue fieldmadder, Spurwort

Sherardia arvensis
(Introduced) Family: Rubiaceae – Madder family
Skullcap: Heartleaf skullcap

Scutellaria ovata*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Skullcap: Helmet Flower, Hissopleaf Skullcap, Helmet Skullcap, Hyssop Skullcap

Scutellaria integrifolia*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Skullcap: Hairy Skullcap

Scutellaria elliptica*
(Native) Family: Lamiaceae – Mint family
Smartweed: Virginia Knotweed, Jumpseed

Persicaria virginiana*
(Native) Family: Polygonaceae – Buckwheat family
Smartweed: Dotted Smartweed, Dotted Knotweed, Water Smartweed

Persicaria punctata*
(Native) Family: Polygonaceae – Buckwheat family
Sneezeweed: Bitterweed, Bitter Sneezeweed, Yellowdicks

Helenium amarum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Sneezeweed: Purple-headed Sneezeweed, Purplehead Sneezeweed

Helenium flexuosum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Sneezeweed: Autumn Sneezeweed, Common Sneezeweed, False Sunflower, Staggerwort, Yellow Star

Helenium autumnale*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Soapwort: Cowcockle, Cow Soapwort, Cowherb

Vaccaria hispanica*
(Introduced) Family: Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Solomon's Seal : Smooth Solomon's Seal

Polygonatum biflorum*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Speedwell: Bird's Eye Speedwell, Persian Speedwell, Birdeye Speedwell, Winter Speedwell

Veronica persica*
(Introduced) Family: Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Speedwell: Water Speedwell, Sessile Water-speedwell, Brook-pimpernell, Blue Water Speedwell

Veronica anagallis-aquatica*
(Introduced) Family: Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Spicebush: Northern Spicebush, Wild Allspice, Common Spicebush

Lindera benzoin*
(Native) Family: Lauraceae – Laurel family
Spiderwort: Zigzag Spiderwort, Wideleaf Spiderwort

Tradescantia subaspera*
(Native) Family: Commelinaceae – Spiderwort family
Spindletree: Bursting Heart, Hearts-a-bustin', Strawberry Bush.

Euonymus americanus*
(Native) Family: Celastraceae – Bittersweet family
Spindletree: Burningbush, Eastern Wahoo, Spindle Tree, Indian Arrow-Wood

Euonymus atropurpureus*
(Native) Family: Celastraceae – Bittersweet family
Spreading Pogonia: Upland Spreading Pogonia, Appalachian Small Spreading Pogonia, Small Spreading Pogonia, Small Rosebud Orchid, Funnel Crest

Cleistesiopsis bifaria*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Spurge: Cumberland Spurge, Mercury Spurge

Euphorbia mercurialina*
(Native) Family: Euphorbiaceae – Spurge family
Spurge: Flowering Spurge, Blooming Spurge, Emetic Root

Euphorbia corollata*
(Native) Family: Euphorbiaceae – Spurge family
Spurge: Wild Poinsettia, Mexican Fireplant, Fire on the Mountain, Painted Euphorbia, Desert Poinsettia

Euphorbia cyathophora
(Native) Family: Euphorbiaceae – Spurge family
Squawroot: Squawroot, Bear's Purge, Bear Corn

Conopholis americana*
(Native) Family: Orobanchaceae – Broom-rape family
St. John's Wort: Spotted St. Johnswort, Black Dotted St. Johnswort

Hypericum punctatum*
(Native) Family: Hypericaceae – St. John's Wort Family
Starwort : Star Chickweed

Stellaria pubera*
(Native) Family: Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Starwort: Common Chickweed

Stellaria media*
(Introduced) Family: Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Stoneseed: Southern Stoneseed, Tuberous Stoneseed, Tuberous Gromwell

Lithospermum tuberosum*
(Native) Family: Boraginaceae – Borage family
Strawberry: Virginia Strawberry, Wild Strawberry

Fragaria virginiana
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Sumac: Winged Sumac, Shining Sumac, Flameleaf Sumac, Dwarf Sumac, Eastern Winged Sumac

Rhus copallinum*
(Native) Family: Anacardiaceae – Cashew or Sumac family
Sunflower: Swamp Sunflower, Narrow-leaf Sunflower

Helianthus angustifolius*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Sunflower: Purpledisk sunflower, Appalachian sunflower

Helianthus atrorubens*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Sunflower: Small Woodland Sunflower, Small-headed Sunflower

Helianthus microcephalus*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Sunflower: Jerusalem Artichoke, Jerusalem Sunflower, Sunchoke, Girasole

Helianthus tuberosus*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Sunflower: Dune Sunflower, Beach Sunflower, Cucumberleaf Sunflower, East Coast Dune Sunflower, Branching Sunflower

Helianthus debilis*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Sweetclover: Yellow Sweetclover, Yellow Melilot, Common Melilot, Field Melilot, Cornilla Real, White Sweetclover

Melilotus officinalis*
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Sweetclover: White Sweetclover, White Melilot, Honey-Clover, Bokhara Clover

Melilotus albus*
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Sweetshrub: Eastern Sweetshrub, Sweet Shrub, Carolina Allspice, Strawberry Shrub, Sweet Bubby Bush

Calycanthus floridus
(Native) Family: Calycanthaceae – Strawberry-shrub family
Sweetspire: Virginia Sweetspire, Virginia Willow, Tassel-white

Itea virginica*
(Native) Family: Grossulariaceae – Currant family
Tasselflower: Florida Tasselflower, Flora's Paintbrush, Florida Tassel Flower

Emilia fosbergii*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Thistle: Bull Thistle, Spear Thistle

Cirsium vulgare
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Thistle: Yellow Thistle, Common Yellow Thistle, Spiny Thistle, Bigspine Thistle, Southern Yellow Thistle, Horrible Thistle

Cirsium horridulum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Thoroughwort: Boneset, Common Boneset, Feverwort, Indian Sage, Wild Isaac

Eupatorium perfoliatum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Tickseed: Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Coreopsis lanceolata*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Tickseed: Tall Coreopsis, Tall Tickseed

Coreopsis tripteris*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Tickseed: Greater Tickseed, Whorled Leaf Coreopsis, Forest Tickseed

Coreopsis major*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Tickseed: Hairy Coreopsis, Hairy Tickseed, Star Tickseed

Coreopsis pubescens*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Ticktrefoil: Cream-flowered Tick Trefoil, Cream Ticktrefoil, Tick Clover, Creamflowered Tick-Trefoil

Desmodium ochroleucum*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Ticktrefoil: Nakedflower Ticktrefoil, Naked-Flowered Tick Trefoil, Naked-stemmed Tick Clover

Desmodium nudiflorum*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Ticktrefoil: Round-Leaved Tick Trefoil, Round-Leaved Trailing Tick-Trefoil, Prostrate Ticktrefoil

Desmodium rotundifolium*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Touch-me-not : Jewelweed, Touch-me-not, Spotted jewelweed

Impatiens capensis*
(Native) Family: Balsaminaceae – Touch-me-not family
Trailing Arbutus: Trailing Arbutus, Ground Laurel, Mayflower, Plymouth Mayflower

Epigaea repens*
(Native) Family: Ericaceae – Heath family
Tridax: Coatbuttons, Tridax Daisy, Tridax, Cadillo Chisaca

Tridax procumbens*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Trillium: Lanceleaf Trillium, Lanceleaf Wakerobin

Trillium lancifolium*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Trillium: Spotted Wakerobin, Spotted Trillium

Trillium maculatum*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Trumpet Creeper: Trumpet Creeper, Cow Itch, Hell Vine, Devil's Shoestring

Campsis radicans*
(Native) Family: Bignoniaceae – Bignonia family
Tuliptree: Tulip Poplar, Yellow Poplar, Tuliptree, Tulip Magnolia

Liriodendron tulipifera*
(Native) Family: Magnoliaceae – Magnolia family
Twayblade: Southern Twayblade

Listera australis*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Venus' Looking-glass: Venus' Looking Glass, Clasping Bellwort, Clasping Venus' Looking Glass, Roundleaved Triodanis

Triodanis perfoliata*
(Native) Family: Campanulaceae - Bellflower family
Vervain: Narrowleaf Vervain, Simple Verbena

Verbena simplex*
(Native) Family: Verbenaceae – Verbena family
Vervain: White Vervain, Nettle-leaf Verbena

Verbena urticifolia*
(Native) Family: Verbenaceae – Verbena family
Vetch: Crown Vetch, Purple Crown Vetch, Axseed, Hive Vine

Coronilla varia*
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Vetch: Wood Vetch, Carolina Vetch, Pale Vetch

Vicia caroliniana*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Viburnum : Maple Leaved Viburnum, Mapleleaf Viburnum

Viburnum acerifolium*
(Native) Family: Adoxaceae – Muskroot Family
Viburnum: Southern Arrowwood, Arrowwood Viburnum

Viburnum dentatum
(Native) Family: Adoxaceae – Muskroot Family
Violet : Halberdleaf Yellow Violet, Halberd Leaf Yellow Violet

Viola hastata*
(Native) Family: Violaceae – Violet family
Violet : Common Blue Violet, Confederate Violet, Dooryard Violet, Meadow Violet

Viola sororia*
(Native) Family: Violaceae – Violet family
Violet: Wood Violet, Early Blue Violet, Trilobed Violet

Viola palmata*
(Native) Family: Violaceae – Violet family
Violet: Three-parted Yellow Violet, Threepart Violet, Wedge-leaf Yellow Violet

Viola tripartita
(Native) Family: Violaceae – Violet family
Violet: Field Pansy, Wild Pansy, Johnny Jump-up

Viola bicolor*
(Native) Family: Violaceae – Violet family
Waterlily: American White Water Lily, Fragrant Water Lily, White Water Lily

Nymphaea odorata
(Native) Family: Nymphaeaceae – Water-lily family
Waxweed: Blue Waxweed, Clammy Cuphea, Tarweed

Cuphea viscosissima*
(Native) Family: Lythraceae – Loosestrife family
Wild Petunia: Carolina Wild Petunia

Ruellia caroliniensis*
(Native) Family: Acanthaceae – Acanthus family
Witchhazel: American Witchhazel

Hamamelis virginiana*
(Native) Family: Hamamelidaceae – Witch-hazel family
Wood Sorrel: Violet Wood Sorrel

Oxalis violacea*
(Native) Family: Oxalidaceae – Wood-Sorrel family
Wood Sorrel: Slender Yellow Woodsorrel, Southern Yellow Wood-sorrel, Dillen’s Oxalis

Oxalis dillenii*
(Native) Family: Oxalidaceae – Wood-Sorrel family
Yam: Wild Yam, Yam Root, Colic Root, Whorled Wild Yam

Dioscorea villosa*
(Native) Family: Dioscoreaceae – Yam family
Yarrow: Common Yarrow, Milfoil

Achillea millefolium*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family

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Updated July 13, 2016