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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)
Anemone: Wood Anemone, Nightcaps, Twoleaf Anemone

Anemone quinquefolia*
(Native)
Anemone: Thimbleweed, Tall Anemone

Anemone virginiana*
(Native)
Arrowhead: Common Arrowhead, Arrowleaf, Burhead, Wapato, Duck-potato, Broadleaf Arrowhead

Sagittaria latifolia*
(Native)
Avens: White Avens, Canada Avens

Geum canadense*
(Native)
Balsamroot: Arrowleaf Balsamroot

Balsamorhiza sagittata*
(Native)
Barberry: Creeping Oregon Grape, Creeping Barberry

Mahonia repens*
(Native)
Bellflower: Tall Bellflower, American Bellflower

Campanulastrum americanum*
(Native)
Bellwort: Large-flowered Bellwort

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

Uvularia sessilifolia
(Native)
Bergamot, Beebalm: Wild Bergamot

Monarda fistulosa*
(Native)
Bittercress: Cutleaf Toothwort

Cardamine concatenata*
(Native)
Blackberry: Thimbleberry, Western Thimbleberry, Salmonberry, Mountain Sorrel, White Flowering Raspberry, Western Thimble Raspberry

Rubus parviflorus*
(Native)
Blanketflower: Indian Blanket, Indian Blanketflower, Firewheel

Gaillardia pulchella*
(Native)
Bloodroot: Bloodroot, Red Indian Paint, Red Puccoon

Sanguinaria canadensis*
(Native)
Blue Eyed Mary: Blue-eyed Mary, Maiden Blue Eyed Mary, Smallflower Blue Eyed Mary

Collinsia parviflora*
(Native)
Bluets: Tiny Bluet, Small Bluet, Least Bluet

Houstonia pusilla
(Native)
Broomrape: One-flowered Broomrape ; One-flowered Cancer Root, Ghostpipe, Naked Broomrape

Orobanche uniflora*
(Native)
Bundleflower: Prairie Mimosa, Illinois Bundleflower, Prickleweed, Illinois Desmanthus

Desmanthus illinoensis*
(Native)
Buttercup: Littleleaf Buttercup, Littleleaf Crowfoot

Ranunculus abortivus*
(Native)
Catchfly: Starry Campion, Widow's Frill

Silene stellata*
(Native)
Chicory: Chicory

Cichorium intybus
(Introduced)
Cinquefoil: Sulfur Cinquefoil, Roughfruit Cinquefoil

Potentilla recta*
(Introduced)
Clarkia: Pinkfairies, Ragged Robin, Deerhorn Clarkia, Beautiful Clarkia

Clarkia pulchella*
(Native)
Clover: White Clover

Trifolium repens
(Introduced)
Clover: Red Clover, Cowgrass

Trifolium pratense
(Introduced)
Clover: Crimson Clover, Italian Clover

Trifolium incarnatum
(Introduced)
Cohosh: Blue Cohosh

Caulophyllum thalictroides*
(Native)
Columbine: Eastern Red Columbine, Wild Columbine

Aquilegia canadensis*
(Native)
Coneflower: Black-eyed Susan

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

Rudbeckia laciniata*
(Native)
Daisy: Oxeye Daisy

Chrysanthemum leucanthemum
(Introduced)
Dandelion: Dandelion

Taraxacum officinale
(Introduced)
Dayflower: Asiatic Dayflower, Mouse Ears, Dew Herb

Commelina communis
(Introduced)
Daylily: Common Daylily, Tawny Daylily, Orange Daylily

Hemerocallis fulva*
(Introduced)
Deadnettle: Henbit, Henbit Deadnettle

Lamium amplexicaule
(Introduced)
Dodder: Dodder Vine, Scaldweed

Cuscuta gronovii
(Native)
Dogwood: Red-osier Dogwood, Western Dogwood, American Dogwood

Cornus sericea*
(Native)
Dogwood: Bunchberry, Bunchberry Dogwood, Dwarf Dogwood, Canadian Bunchberry, Dwarf Cornel, Creeping Dogwood

Cornus canadensis*
(Native)
Dutchman's Breeches: Dutchman's Breeches

Dicentra cucullaria*
(Native)
Elderberry: Common Elderberry, American Elderberry, American Black Elderberry

Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensis*
(Native)
Evening Primrose: Common Evening Primrose, Evening Star, Sun Drop

Oenothera biennis*
(Native)
Fairy Slipper: Calypso Orchid, Fairy Slipper, Venus Slipper, Angel Slipper

Calypso bulbosa*
(Native)
False Foxglove: Slender Gerardia, Slenderleaf False Foxglove

Agalinis tenuifolia*
(Native)
False Indigo: Indigobush, False Indigo Bush, Desert False Indigo, Tall Indigo-bush

Amorpha fruticosa*
(Native)
False-buckwheat: Japanese Knotweed, Crimson Beauty, Mexican bamboo, Japanese Fleece Flower, Reynoutria

Fallopia japonica*
(Introduced)
Fireweed: Fireweed, Narrow-leaf fireweed, Willow Herb, Rosebay Willow Herb, Blooming Sally

Chamerion angustifolium*
(Native)
Flatsedge: False Nutsedge, Strawcolored Flatsedge, Strawcolor Nutgrass

Cyperus strigosus*
(Native)
Flax: Wild Blue Flax, Lewis Flax, Prairie Flax

Linum lewisii
(Native)
Fleabane: Eastern daisy fleabane

Erigeron annuus*
(Native)
Fleabane: Philadelphia Fleabane

Erigeron philadelphicus*
(Native)
Fleabane: Prairie Fleabane, Lesser Daisy Fleabane

Erigeron strigosus*
(Native)
Fluxweed: False Pennyroyal, Fluxweed, Glade Bluecurls

Isanthus brachiatus*
(Native)
Fogfruit: Fogfruit, Lanceleaf Fogfruit, Northern Fogfruit

Phyla lanceolata*
(Native)
Geranium: Wild Geranium

Geranium maculatum*
(Native)
Geranium: Sticky Purple Geranium

Geranium viscosissimum*
(Native)
Geranium: Carolina Geranium, Carolina Cranesbill

Geranium carolinianum*
(Native)
Germander: American Germander, Wood Sage, Canada Germander

Teucrium canadense*
(Native)
Glechoma: Ground Ivy, Gill-over-the-ground, Haymaids, Creeping Charlie

Glechoma hederacea
(Introduced)
Goatsbeard: Yellow Salsify, Yellow Goatsbeard, Western Salsify, Wild Oysterplant

Tragopogon dubius*
(Introduced)
Goldenrod: Tall Goldenrod, Late Goldenrod, Canada Goldenrod

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

Physalis virginiana*
(Native)
Groundnut: Groundnut, Potato Bean, Indian Potato, Virginia Potato, Wild Bean, Wild Sweet Potato

Apios americana*
(Native)
Hawkweed: Orange Hawkweed, Devilís Paintbrush

Hieracium aurantiacum*
(Introduced)
Hogpeanut: American Hogpeanut

Amphicarpaea bracteata*
(Native)
Horsetail: Smooth Horsetail, Smooth Scouring Rush

Equisetum laevigatum
(Native)
Hound's tongue: Wild Comfrey

Cynoglossum virginianum
(Native)
Hound's tongue: Houndstongue, Hound's Tongue, Gypsyflower

Cynoglossum officinale*
(Introduced)
Jack-in-the-Pulpit: Jack-in-the-Pulpit, Indian Turnip, Jack in the Pulpit,

Arisaema triphyllum*
(Native)
Jimsonweed: Jimsonweed, Jamestown Weed, Mad Apple, Moon Flower, Stinkwort, Thorn Apple, Devil's Trumpet

Datura stramonium*
(Introduced)
Joe Pye Weed: Spotted Joe Pye Weed, Purple Boneset, Spotted Trumpetweed

Eutrochium maculatum*
(Native)
Knapweed: Bachelorís Button, Bluebottle, Cornflower, Garden Cornflower

Centaurea cyanus*
(Introduced)
Ladyslipper: Yellow Ladyslipper, Lesser Yellow Ladyís Slipper, Greater Yellow Ladyís Slipper, Small Flowered Yellow Ladyís Slipper

Cypripedium parviflorum*
(Native)
Leather Flower: Western Clematis, Western White Clematis, Western Virgin's Bower, Creek Clematis, Old Man's Beard, Pepper Vine

Clematis ligusticifolia*
(Native)
Leather Flower: Vase-flower, Sugarbowl, Leather-flower, Hairy Clematis

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

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

Lactuca canadensis*
(Native)
Lettuce: Woodland Lettuce, Florida Blue Lettuce, False Lettuce

Lactuca floridana
(Native)
Lettuce: Prickly Lettuce, China Lettuce

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

Lilium philadelphicum*
(Native)
Lionsheart: Obedient Plant, False Dragonhead, Obedience

Physostegia virginiana*
(Native)
Lobelia: Great Blue Lobelia

Lobelia siphilitica*
(Native)
Lobelia: Palespike Lobelia

Lobelia spicata*
(Native)
Loosestrife: Purple Loosestrife, Rosy Strife, Kill Weed

Lythrum salicaria*
(Introduced)
Lopseed: Lopseed, American Lopseed

Phryma leptostachya*
(Native)
Lousewort: Wood Betony; Canadian Lousewort

Pedicularis canadensis
(Native)
Maidenhair Fern: Northern Maidenhair, Five-Fingered Maidenhair Fern

Adiantum pedatum
(Native)
Mayflower: False Solomon's Seal, Feathery False Lily of the Valley, Solomon's Plume

Maianthemum racemosum*
(Native)
Mayflower: Starry False Solomonís Seal, Starry False Lily of the Valley, Starflower False Solomon's Seal Star-flowered Solomonís Plume

Maianthemum stellatum*
(Native)
Mayweed: Mayweed, Stinking Chamomile, Dog Fennel

Anthemis cotula
(Introduced)
Mayweed: Pineapple Weed, Wild Chamomile, Rayless Chamomile, Disc Mayweed

Matricaria discoidea*
(Introduced)
Meadow-rue: Skunk Meadow Rue, Waxyleaf Meadowrue, Purple Meadow-rue

Thalictrum revolutum*
(Native)
Milkvetch: Canada Milkvetch, Little Rattlepod

Astragalus canadensis*
(Native)
Milkweed: Whorled Milkweed

Asclepias verticillata*
(Native)
Milkweed: Butterfly Milkweed, Butterfly Weed, Pleurisy Root, Orange Milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa*
(Native)
Milkweed: Common Milkweed, Silkweed

Asclepias syriaca*
(Native)
Monkeyflower: Yellow Monkeyflower, Common Monkeyflower, Seep Monkeyflower

Mimulus guttatus
(Native)
Morning Glory: Hedge Bindweed, Hedge False Bindweed

Calystegia sepium*
(Native)
Mullein: Common Mullein, Great Mullein

Verbascum thapsus*
(Introduced)
Mullein: Moth Mullein

Verbascum blattaria
(Introduced)
Nightshade: Carolina Horse Nettle, Bull Nettle, Devil's Tomato

Solanum carolinense
(Native)
Nightshade: Climbing Nightshade, BIttersweet Nightshade, Woody Nightshade, European Bittersweet, Fellenwort, Blue Nightshade

Solanum dulcamara*
(Introduced)
Onion: Wild Garlic, Meadow Garlic

Allium canadense
(Native)
Onion: Glade Onion, Prairie Onion, Cliff Onion, Autumn Onion, Lady's Leek, Wild Onion

Allium stellatum*
(Native)
Onion: Nodding Wild Onion, Nodding Onion, Allegheny Onion

Allium cernuum*
(Native)
Partridge Pea: Partridge Pea, Sleepingplant

Chamaecrista fasciculata*
(Native)
Pea: Perennial Pea, Sweet Pea, Everlasting Pea

Lathyrus latifolius
(Introduced)
Pearly Everlasting: Pearly Everlasting, Western Pearly Everlasting

Anaphalis margaritacea*
(Native)
Phacelia: Silverleaf Phacelia, Timberline Phacelia, Mountain Phacelia

Phacelia hastata*
(Native)
Phacelia: Threadleaf Phacelia, Narrow Leaved Phacelia, Carsonís Phacelia, Threadleaf Scorpionweed

Phacelia linearis*
(Native)
Phlox: Downy Phlox

Phlox pilosa
(Native)
Phlox: Wild Blue Phlox, Woodland Phlox

Phlox divaricata
(Native)
Phlox: Spreading Phlox

Phlox diffusa*
(Native)
Pincushion: Dusty Maidens, Douglas' Dustymaiden, Chaenactis, Douglas False Yarrow

Chaenactis douglasii*
(Native)
Pink: Deptford Pink, Mountain Pink

Dianthus armeria*
(Introduced)
Plantain: Narrowleaf Plantain, English Plantain, Buckhorn, Lanceleaf Plantain, Ribwort, Buckhorn, Ribgrass

Plantago lanceolata
(Introduced)
Plantain: Virginia Plantain, Dwarf Plantain, Southern Plantain, Hoary Plantain, Paleseed Indianwheat

Plantago virginica*
(Native)
Plum: Chokecherry, Western Chokecherry, Black Chokecherry

Prunus virginiana*
(Native)
Plum: American Plum, Wild Plum

Prunus americana*
(Native)
Plumeless Thistle: Bristle Thistle, Musk Thistle, Nodding Thistle, Nodding Plumeless Thistle

Carduus nutans*
(Introduced)
Poison Oak: Eastern Poison Ivy

Toxicodendron radicans*
(Native)
Poison Oak: Western Poison Ivy, Northern Poison Ivy

Toxicodendron rydbergii*
(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)
Queen Anne's Lace: Queen Anne's Lace, Wild Carrot

Daucus carota*
(Introduced)
Ragweed: Great Ragweed, Buffalo Weed, Horseweed, Giant Ragweed, Tall Ambrosia

Ambrosia trifida*
(Native)
Ragweed: Common Ragweed, Annual Ragweed, Small Ragweed, Roman Wormwood

Ambrosia artemisiifolia*
(Native)
Ragwort: Butterweed, Yellowtop, Cressleaf Groundsel, Floodplain Ragwort

Packera glabella*
(Native)
Rose: Woods Rose, Common Wild Rose, Mountain Rose

Rosa woodsii*
(Native)
Selfheal: Heal-All, Common Selfheal

Prunella vulgaris*
(Native)
Smartweed: Water Knotweed, Swamp Smartweed, Water Smartweed

Persicaria amphibia*
(Native)
Smartweed: Dotted Smartweed, Dotted Knotweed, Water Smartweed

Persicaria punctata*
(Native)
Sneezeweed: Autumn Sneezeweed, Common Sneezeweed, False Sunflower, Staggerwort, Yellow Star

Helenium autumnale*
(Native)
Snowberry: Common Snowberry, Upright Snowberry

Symphoricarpos albus*
(Native)
Soapwort: Cowcockle, Cow Soapwort, Cowherb

Vaccaria hispanica*
(Introduced)
Solomon's Seal : Smooth Solomon's Seal

Polygonatum biflorum*
(Native)
Speedwell: Bird's Eye Speedwell, Persian Speedwell, Birdeye Speedwell, Winter Speedwell

Veronica persica*
(Introduced)
Speedwell: Water Speedwell, Sessile Water-speedwell, Brook-pimpernell, Blue Water Speedwell

Veronica anagallis-aquatica*
(Introduced)
Spindletree: Burningbush, Eastern Wahoo, Spindle Tree, Indian Arrow-Wood

Euonymus atropurpureus*
(Native)
Spring Beauty: Minerís Lettuce, Indian Lettuce, Winter Purslane

Claytonia perfoliata*
(Native)
Spurge: Flowering Spurge, Blooming Spurge, Emetic Root

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

Euphorbia cyathophora
(Native)
Star Grass: Yellow Star Grass, Common Goldstar

Hypoxis hirsuta*
(Native)
Starwort: Common Chickweed

Stellaria media*
(Introduced)
Stoneseed: Hoary Puccoon, Orange Puccoon, Indian Paint

Lithospermum canescens*
(Native)
Storksbill: Craneís Bill Geranium, Redstem Stork's Bill, Storksbill, Redstem Filaree, Heron's Bill

Erodium cicutarium*
(Introduced)
Strawberry: Virginia Strawberry, Wild Strawberry

Fragaria virginiana
(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)
Sweetclover: White Sweetclover, White Melilot, Honey-Clover, Bokhara Clover

Melilotus albus*
(Introduced)
Sweetroot: Longstyle Sweetroot, Sweet Anise, Aniseroot

Osmorhiza longistylis
(Native)
Thistle: Bull Thistle, Spear Thistle

Cirsium vulgare
(Introduced)
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)
Trillium: White Trillium, Nodding Wakerobin, Bent White Trillium, Bent Trillium, Drooping Trillium, Declined Trillium

Trillium flexipes*
(Native)
Trumpet Creeper: Trumpet Creeper

Campsis radicans
(Native)
Trumpet Flower: Narrowleaf Collomia, Tiny Trumpet, Narrow-leaf Mountain Trumpet

Collomia linearis*
(Native)
Venus' Looking-glass: Venus' Looking Glass, Clasping Bellwort, Clasping Venus' Looking Glass, Roundleaved Triodanis

Triodanis perfoliata*
(Native)
Vervain: White Vervain, Nettle-leaf Verbena

Verbena urticifolia*
(Native)
Vetch: Crown Vetch, Purple Crown Vetch, Axseed, Hive Vine

Coronilla varia*
(Introduced)
Violet : Common Blue Violet

Viola sororia*
(Native)
Violet : Canada Violet

Viola canadensis*
(Native)
Violet: Field Pansy, Wild Pansy, Johnny Jump-up

Viola bicolor*
(Native)
Waterlily: American White Water Lily, Fragrant Water Lily, White Water Lily

Nymphaea odorata
(Native)
Wood Sorrel: Violet Wood Sorrel

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

Oxalis dillenii*
(Native)
Woodland-star: Smallflower Woodland-star

Lithophragma parviflorum
(Native)
Yarrow: Common Yarrow, Milfoil

Achillea millefolium*
(Native)

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Updated Jul 05, 2013