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

Agrimonia gryposepala*
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Alfalfa: Black Medic, Black Hay, Hop Clover, Hop Medic, Yellow Trefoil

Medicago lupulina
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Beggarticks: Bearded Beggarticks, Tickseed Sunflower, Bur Marigold

Bidens aristosa*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Bellwort: Large-flowered Bellwort

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

Uvularia sessilifolia
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Blanketflower: Indian Blanket, Indian Blanketflower, Firewheel

Gaillardia pulchella*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Buttercup: Littleleaf Buttercup, Littleleaf Crowfoot

Ranunculus abortivus*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
California Poppy: California Poppy

Eschscholzia californica*
(Native) Family: Papaveraceae – Poppy family
Cat's Ear: Hairy Cat's Ear, False Dandelion

Hypochaeris radicata*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Cinquefoil : Dwarf Cinquefoil

Potentilla canadensis*
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Cinquefoil: Sulfur Cinquefoil, Roughfruit Cinquefoil

Potentilla recta*
(Introduced) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Cinquefoil: Common Cinquefoil, Decumbent Five-finger, Old Field Cinquefoil

Potentilla simplex*
(Native) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Clover: Low-Hop Clover, Field Clover, Large Hop Clover, Hop Trefoil

Trifolium campestre*
(Introduced) Family: Fabaceae – Pea 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

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

Rudbeckia triloba*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Crownbeard: Wingstem, Yellow Ironweed

Verbesina alternifolia*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Dandelion: Dandelion

Taraxacum officinale
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Daylily: Common Daylily, Tawny Daylily, Orange Daylily

Hemerocallis fulva*
(Introduced) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Dwarf Dandelion: Two-flower Cynthia, Twoflower Dwarfdandelion

Krigia biflora
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Evening Primrose: Common Evening Primrose, Evening Star, Sun Drop

Oenothera biennis*
(Native) Family: Onagraceae – Evening Primrose family
Fawnlily: Trout Lily, Yellow Dogtooth Violet, Yellow Adder's Tongue, Yellow Trout-Lily

Erythronium americanum*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily family
Goatsbeard: Yellow Salsify, Yellow Goatsbeard, Western Salsify, Wild Oysterplant

Tragopogon dubius*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Goldenrod: Zigzag Goldenrod, Broadleaf Goldenrod

Solidago flexicaulis*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Goldenrod: Tall Goldenrod, Late Goldenrod, Canada Goldenrod

Solidago altissima*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Groundcherry: Virginia Groundcherry, Ground Cherry, Lanceleaf Groundcherry, Hog Plum, Husk Tomato

Physalis virginiana*
(Native) Family: Solanaceae – Potato family
Honeysuckle: Japanese Honeysuckle

Lonicera japonica*
(Introduced) Family: Caprifoliaceae – Honeysuckle family
Indian Strawberry: Indian Strawberry, India Mockstrawberry

Duchesnea indica*
(Introduced) Family: Rosaceae – Rose family
Iris: Yellow Flag Iris, Paleyellow Iris, Yellow Iris, Water Flag

Iris pseudacorus*
(Introduced) Family: Iridaceae – Iris family
Ladyslipper: Yellow Ladyslipper, Lesser Yellow Lady’s Slipper, Greater Yellow Lady’s Slipper, Small Flowered Yellow Lady’s Slipper

Cypripedium parviflorum*
(Native) Family: Orchidaceae – Orchid family
Leather Flower: Virgin’s Bower, Devil's Darning Needles, Old Man’s Beard

Clematis virginiana*
(Native) Family: Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Lettuce: Wild Lettuce, Canada Lettuce

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

Lactuca serriola*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Lily: Wood Lily, Mountain Lily

Lilium philadelphicum*
(Native) Family: Liliaceae – Lily 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
Mayweed: Pineapple Weed, Wild Chamomile, Rayless Chamomile, Disc Mayweed

Matricaria discoidea*
(Introduced) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Meadow Parsnip: Hairyjoint Meadow Parsnip

Thaspium barbinode*
(Native) Family: Apiaceae – Carrot family
Milkvetch: Canada Milkvetch, Little Rattlepod

Astragalus canadensis*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea family
Milkweed: Butterfly Milkweed, Butterfly Weed, Pleurisy Root, Orange Milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa*
(Native) Family: Apocynaceae – Dogbane family
Mullein: Common Mullein, Great Mullein

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

Verbascum blattaria
(Introduced) Family: Scrophulariaceae – Figwort family
Mullein Foxglove: Mullein Foxglove, Mullein Seymeria

Dasistoma macrophylla*
(Native) Family: Orobanchaceae – Broom-rape 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
Pearly Everlasting: Pearly Everlasting, Western Pearly Everlasting

Anaphalis margaritacea*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Pencilflower: Pencil Flower, Endbeak Pencilflower, Sidebeak Pencilflower

Stylosanthes biflora*
(Native) Family: Fabaceae – Pea 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
Rosinweed: Cutleaf Rosinweed, Cutleaf Prairie Dock, Tansy Rosinweed

Silphium pinnatifidum*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster 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
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
Spurge: Wild Poinsettia, Mexican Fireplant, Fire on the Mountain, Painted Euphorbia, Desert Poinsettia

Euphorbia cyathophora
(Native) Family: Euphorbiaceae – Spurge family
Squawroot: Squawroot

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
Star Grass: Yellow Star Grass, Common Goldstar

Hypoxis hirsuta*
(Native) Family: Hypoxidaceae – African Potato family
Stoneseed: Hoary Puccoon, Orange Puccoon, Indian Paint

Lithospermum canescens*
(Native) Family: Boraginaceae – Borage family
Sunflower: Thinleaf Sunflower, Ten-petal Sunflower, Forest Sunflower, Pale Sunflower

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

Helianthus tuberosus*
(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
Tickseed: Lanceleaf Coreopsis

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

Coreopsis tripteris*
(Native) Family: Asteraceae – Aster family
Toadflax: Dalmation Toadflax, Broadleaf Toadflax

Linaria dalmatica*
(Introduced) Family: Plantaginaceae – Plantain family
Touch-me-not : Jewelweed, Touch-me-not, Spotted jewelweed

Impatiens capensis*
(Native) Family: Balsaminaceae – Touch-me-not family
Touch-me-not: Pale Touch-me-not, Pale Snapweed

Impatiens pallida*
(Native) Family: Balsaminaceae – Touch-me-not family
Trumpet Creeper: Trumpet Creeper

Campsis radicans
(Native) Family: Bignoniaceae – Bignonia family
Witchhazel: American Witchhazel

Hamamelis virginiana*
(Native) Family: Hamamelidaceae – Witch-hazel family
Wood Sorrel: Slender Yellow Woodsorrel, Southern Yellow Wood-sorrel, Dillen’s Oxalis

Oxalis dillenii*
(Native) Family: Oxalidaceae – Wood-Sorrel family
Yellow Loosestrife: Whorled Loosestrife

Lysimachia quadrifolia*
(Native) Family: Primulaceae – Primrose family

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Updated Jul 05, 2013