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US Wildflower's Database of Yellow Wildflowers for New York

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Agrimony: Tall Hairy Agrimony, Common Agrimony, Hooked Agrimony, Tall Hairy Grooveburr

Agrimonia gryposepala*
(Native)
Alfalfa: Black Medic, Black Hay, Hop Clover, Hop Medic, Yellow Trefoil

Medicago lupulina
(Introduced)
Beggarticks: Bearded Beggarticks, Tickseed Sunflower, Bur Marigold

Bidens aristosa*
(Native)
Bellwort: Large-flowered Bellwort

Uvularia grandiflora*
(Native)
Bellwort: Perfoliate Bellwort, Merry Bells

Uvularia perfoliata*
(Native)
Bellwort: Sessileleaf Bellwort, Wild Oats

Uvularia sessilifolia
(Native)
Blanketflower: Indian Blanket, Indian Blanketflower, Firewheel

Gaillardia pulchella*
(Native)
Buttercup: Bulbous Buttercup

Ranunculus bulbosus
(Introduced)
Buttercup: Littleleaf Buttercup, Littleleaf Crowfoot

Ranunculus abortivus*
(Native)
California Poppy: California Poppy

Eschscholzia californica*
(Native)
Cat's Ear: Hairy Cat's Ear, False Dandelion

Hypochaeris radicata*
(Introduced)
Cinquefoil : Dwarf Cinquefoil

Potentilla canadensis*
(Native)
Cinquefoil: Sulfur Cinquefoil, Roughfruit Cinquefoil

Potentilla recta*
(Introduced)
Cinquefoil: Common Cinquefoil, Decumbent Five-finger, Old Field Cinquefoil

Potentilla simplex*
(Native)
Clover: Low-Hop Clover, Field Clover, Large Hop Clover, Hop Trefoil

Trifolium campestre*
(Introduced)
Coneflower: Black-eyed Susan

Rudbeckia hirta*
(Native)
Coneflower: Orange Coneflower

Rudbeckia fulgida*
(Native)
Coneflower: Green-headed Coneflower, Cutleaf Coneflower

Rudbeckia laciniata*
(Native)
Coneflower: Browneyed Susan, Thin-leaf Coneflower, Three-lobed Coneflower

Rudbeckia triloba*
(Native)
Crownbeard: Wingstem, Yellow Ironweed

Verbesina alternifolia*
(Native)
Dandelion: Dandelion

Taraxacum officinale
(Introduced)
Daylily: Common Daylily, Tawny Daylily, Orange Daylily

Hemerocallis fulva*
(Introduced)
Dogwood: Flowering Dogwood

Cornus florida*
(Native)
Dwarf Dandelion: Two-flower Cynthia, Twoflower Dwarfdandelion

Krigia biflora
(Native)
Evening Primrose: Common Evening Primrose, Evening Star, Sun Drop

Oenothera biennis*
(Native)
Fairybells: Yellow Fairybells, Yellow Mandarin

Disporum lanuginosum*
(Native)
Fawnlily: Trout Lily, Yellow Dogtooth Violet, Yellow Adder's Tongue, Yellow Trout-Lily

Erythronium americanum*
(Native)
Fiddleneck: Common Fiddleneck, Menzie's Fiddleneck, Rancher's Fiddleneck

Amsinckia menziesii*
(Native)
Fringed Orchid: Yellow Fringed Orchid, Orange Fringed Orchid

Platanthera ciliaris*
(Native)
Goatsbeard: Yellow Salsify, Yellow Goatsbeard, Western Salsify, Wild Oysterplant

Tragopogon dubius*
(Introduced)
Goldenaster: Maryland Golden Aster

Chrysopsis mariana*
(Native)
Goldenaster - False: Camphorweed, Camphor Weed, False Goldenaster

Heterotheca subaxillaris*
(Native)
Goldenrod: Zigzag Goldenrod, Broadleaf Goldenrod

Solidago flexicaulis*
(Native)
Goldenrod: Tall Goldenrod, Late Goldenrod, Canada Goldenrod

Solidago altissima*
(Native)
Groundcherry: Virginia Groundcherry, Ground Cherry, Lanceleaf Groundcherry, Hog Plum, Husk Tomato

Physalis virginiana*
(Native)
Hawkweed: Rattlesnake Weed, Rattlesnake Hawkweed, Veiny Hawkweed

Hieracium venosum*
(Native)
Honeysuckle: Trumpet Honeysuckle

Lonicera sempervirens*
(Native)
Honeysuckle: Japanese Honeysuckle

Lonicera japonica*
(Introduced)
Honeysuckle: Sweet Breath of Spring, Fragrant Honeysuckle, Winter Honeysuckle, January Jasmine

Lonicera fragrantissima*
(Introduced)
Horse Gentian: Yellow Horse Gentian, Yellowfruit Horsegentian, Narrow-leaved Horse-gentian, Lesser Horse-gentian, Yellow Tinkers Weed

Triosteum angustifolium*
(Native)
Indian Strawberry: Indian Strawberry, India Mockstrawberry

Duchesnea indica*
(Introduced)
Iris: Yellow Flag Iris, Paleyellow Iris, Yellow Iris, Water Flag

Iris pseudacorus*
(Introduced)
Ladyslipper: Yellow Ladyslipper, Lesser Yellow Ladyís Slipper, Greater Yellow Ladyís Slipper, Small Flowered Yellow Ladyís Slipper

Cypripedium parviflorum*
(Native)
Leafcup: Hairy Leafcup, Bear's Foot, Yellow Leafcup, Uvedalia

Smallanthus uvedalius*
(Native)
Leather Flower: Virginís Bower, Devil's Darning Needles, Old Manís Beard

Clematis virginiana*
(Native)
Lettuce: Wild Lettuce, Canada Lettuce

Lactuca canadensis*
(Native)
Lettuce: Prickly Lettuce, China Lettuce

Lactuca serriola*
(Introduced)
Lily: Wood Lily, Mountain Lily

Lilium philadelphicum*
(Native)
Lotus: American Lotus, Water Lotus, Water Chinquapin, Yellow Lotus

Nelumbo lutea*
(Native)
Lousewort: Wood Betony; Canadian Lousewort

Pedicularis canadensis
(Native)
Mayweed: Pineapple Weed, Wild Chamomile, Rayless Chamomile, Disc Mayweed

Matricaria discoidea*
(Introduced)
Meadow Parsnip: Hairyjoint Meadow Parsnip

Thaspium barbinode*
(Native)
Milkvetch: Canada Milkvetch, Little Rattlepod

Astragalus canadensis*
(Native)
Milkweed: Butterfly Milkweed, Butterfly Weed, Pleurisy Root, Orange Milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa*
(Native)
Mimosa: Silk Tree, Mimosa

Albizia julibrissin
(Introduced)
Monkeyflower: Yellow Monkeyflower, Common Monkeyflower, Seep Monkeyflower

Mimulus guttatus
(Native)
Mullein: Common Mullein, Great Mullein

Verbascum thapsus*
(Introduced)
Mullein: Moth Mullein

Verbascum blattaria
(Introduced)
Partridge Pea: Partridge Pea, Sleepingplant

Chamaecrista fasciculata*
(Native)
Partridge Pea: Sensitive Partridge Pea, Wild Sensitive Plant, Sensitive Pea

Chamaecrista nictitans*
(Native)
Pearly Everlasting: Pearly Everlasting, Western Pearly Everlasting

Anaphalis margaritacea*
(Native)
Pencilflower: Pencil Flower, Endbeak Pencilflower, Sidebeak Pencilflower

Stylosanthes biflora*
(Native)
Pond-lily: Yellow Pond Lily, Cowlily, Spatterdock

Nuphar lutea*
(Native)
Prairie Coneflower: Pinnate Prairie Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower, Grayhead Coneflower

Ratibida pinnata*
(Native)
Prairie Coneflower: Mexican Hat, Long-Headed Coneflower, Red Coneflower, Upright Prairie Coneflower, Thimbleflower

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

Ludwigia alternifolia*
(Native)
Rattlesnakeroot: Cankerweed, Lion's Foot, Snakeweed, Earthgall, Butterweed

Prenanthes serpentaria*
(Native)
Rhododendron: Flame Azalea

Rhododendron calendulaceum
(Native)
Rosinweed: Whorled Rosinweed, Three-leaved Rosinweed

Silphium trifoliatum*
(Native)
Senna: Southern Wild Senna

Senna marilandica*
(Native)
Senna: Sicklepod, Sicklepod Senna, Java Bean, Blunt-leaf Senna, Chinese Senna, Arsenic Weed

Senna obtusifolia*
(Native)
Sneezeweed: Purple-headed Sneezeweed, Purplehead Sneezeweed

Helenium flexuosum*
(Native)
Sneezeweed: Autumn Sneezeweed, Common Sneezeweed, False Sunflower, Staggerwort, Yellow Star

Helenium autumnale*
(Native)
Spicebush: Northern Spicebush, Wild Allspice, Common Spicebush

Lindera benzoin*
(Native)
Squawroot: Squawroot

Conopholis americana*
(Native)
St. John's Wort: Spotted St. Johnswort, Black Dotted St. Johnswort

Hypericum punctatum*
(Native)
St. Johns Wort: Reclining St. Andrewís Cross, Multi-stem St. Andrew's-cross

Hypericum hypericoides ssp. multicaule*
(Native)
Star Grass: Yellow Star Grass, Common Goldstar

Hypoxis hirsuta*
(Native)
Sunflower: Swamp Sunflower, Narrow-leaf Sunflower

Helianthus angustifolius*
(Native)
Sunflower: Thinleaf Sunflower, Ten-petal Sunflower, Forest Sunflower, Pale Sunflower

Helianthus decapetalus*
(Native)
Sunflower: Jerusalem Artichoke, Jerusalem Sunflower, Sunchoke, Girasole

Helianthus tuberosus*
(Native)
Sweetclover: Yellow Sweetclover, Yellow Melilot, Common Melilot, Field Melilot, Cornilla Real, White Sweetclover

Melilotus officinalis*
(Introduced)
Thistle: Yellow Thistle, Common Yellow Thistle, Spiny Thistle, Bigspine Thistle, Southern Yellow Thistle, Horrible Thistle

Cirsium horridulum*
(Native)
Tickseed: Lanceleaf Coreopsis

Coreopsis lanceolata*
(Native)
Tickseed: Greater Tickseed, Whorled Leaf Coreopsis, Forest Tickseed

Coreopsis major*
(Native)
Toadflax: Dalmation Toadflax, Broadleaf Toadflax

Linaria dalmatica*
(Introduced)
Touch-me-not : Jewelweed, Touch-me-not, Spotted jewelweed

Impatiens capensis*
(Native)
Touch-me-not: Pale Touch-me-not, Pale Snapweed

Impatiens pallida*
(Native)
Trumpet Creeper: Trumpet Creeper

Campsis radicans
(Native)
Tuliptree: Tulip Poplar, Yellow Poplar, Tuliptree, Tulip Magnolia

Liriodendron tulipifera*
(Native)
Twayblade: Southern Twayblade

Listera australis*
(Native)
Violet : Halberdleaf Yellow Violet, Halberd Leaf Yellow Violet

Viola hastata*
(Native)
Violet: Roundleaf yellow violet

Viola rotundifolia
(Native)
Witchhazel: American Witchhazel

Hamamelis virginiana*
(Native)
Wood Sorrel: Slender Yellow Woodsorrel, Southern Yellow Wood-sorrel, Dillenís Oxalis

Oxalis dillenii*
(Native)
Yellow Loosestrife: Whorled Loosestrife

Lysimachia quadrifolia*
(Native)

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Updated Jul 05, 2013