WILDFLOWERS - Photos are in alphabetical order according to their scientific name
Ageratina altissima
Ageratina altissima

White Snakeroot Height: 60-120 cm Moisture: Moist soil Light: Full to partial shade Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: White

Allium cernuum
Allium cernuum

Nodding Wild Onion Height: 20-60 cm Moisture: Moist to dry Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Light purple Clumping plant and a good border plant for a garden. Is salt tolerant and deer resistant.

Anaphalis margaritacea
Anaphalis margaritacea

Pearly Everlasting Height: 40-60 cm Moisture: Moist to dry Light: Full sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: White Spreading plant with silvery foliage. Host plant for American Painted Lady Butterfly, (Vanessa virginiensis)

Anemone canadense
Anemone canadense

Canada Anemone Height: 30-60 cm Moisture: Fresh moist to dry soils Light: Full sun to shade Flowers: Early summer Colour: White Spreading plant

Anemone cylindrica
Anemone cylindrica

Long-headed Thimbleweed Height: 20-80 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: White

Anemone virginiana
Anemone virginiana

Thimbleweed Height: 60-90 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soils Light: Full sun to shade Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: White

Apocynum cannabinum
Apocynum cannabinum

Indian Hemp Height: 60-120 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soils Light: Full sun to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: White

Aquilegia canadensis
Aquilegia canadensis

Wild columbine Height: 30-60 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soils Light: Full sun to shade Flowers: Late spring Colour: Reddish pink with yellow centre Great for attracting hummingbirds to your garden.

Aralia racemosa
Aralia racemosa

Spikenard Height: 90-150 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soils Light: Partial to full shade Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: White

Asclepias incarnata
Asclepias incarnata

Swamp Milkweed Height: 30-120 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Pink

Asclepsis syriaca
Asclepsis syriaca

Common Milkweed Height: 60-120 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Rose pink Host plant for Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus)

Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa

Butterfly Milkweed Height: 30-90 cm Moisture: Dry soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Bright orange Host plant for Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus)

Chamerion angustifolium
Chamerion angustifolium

Fireweed Height: 90-120 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soils Light: Full sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Bright pink

Chelone glabra
Chelone glabra

Turtlehead Height: 60-90 cm Moisture: Wet to Moist soil Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: White

Clinopodium vulgare
Clinopodium vulgare

Wild Basil Height: 30-60 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soil Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Light pink

Coreopsis lanceolata
Coreopsis lanceolata

Lance Leaved Coreopsis Height: 30-60 cm Moisture: Dry to moist soil conditions Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Throughout summer Colour: Yellow

Coreopsis tripteris
Coreopsis tripteris

Tall Coreopsis Height: 120-240 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soil Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Yellow Attracts a wide range of pollinators. Great plant to add some height to your garden.

Desmodium canadense
Desmodium canadense

Showy Tick Trefoil Height: 90-120 cm Moisture: Moist to dry Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Pink and purple Seeds are a good source of food for birds throughout the winter

Doellingeria umbellata
Doellingeria umbellata

Flat-topped White Aster Height: 100-150 cm Moisture: Moist soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Late summer Colour: White

Drymocallis arguta
Drymocallis arguta

Tall Cinquefoil Height: 30-90 cm Moisture: Dry soil conditions Light: Full sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Light yellow

Echinacea pallida
Echinacea pallida

Pale Purple Coneflower Height: 60-120 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soil Light: Full sun Flowers: Summer Colour: Purple or pink

Eupatorium perfoliatum
Eupatorium perfoliatum

Boneset Height: 60-120 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soil Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Summer Colour: White

Eurybia divaricata
Eurybia divaricata

White Wood Aster Height: 30-75 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soil Light: Partial to full shade Flowers: Late summer Colour: White

Eutrochium maculatum
Eutrochium maculatum

Joe Pye Weed Height: 90-150 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soil Light: Full sun Flowers: Summer Colour: Purple or pink

Fragaria virginiana
Fragaria virginiana

Wild Strawberry Height: 8-20 cm Moisture: Dry soils Light: Late spring Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: White

Gentian andrewsii
Gentian andrewsii

Bottle Gentian Height: 30-60 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soils Light: Partial sun Flowers: Late summer Colour: Blue or purple

Geum triflorum
Geum triflorum

Prairie Smoke Height: 25-40 cm Moisture: Dry soils Light: Full sun Flowers: Spring Colour: Pink

Helenium autumnale
Helenium autumnale

Sneezeweed Height: 75-100 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Late summer Colour: Yellow

Helianthus giganteus
Helianthus giganteus

Giant Sunflower Height: 120-250 cm Moisture: Moist to Wet soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Yellow

Helianthus strumosus
Helianthus strumosus

Pale-leaved Sunflower Height: 60-90 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid to late summer Colour: Yellow

Heliopsis helianthoides
Heliopsis helianthoides

Sweet Oxeye Height: 90-150 cm Moisture: Moist to Dry soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Yellow

Iris versicolor
Iris versicolor

Blue Flag Iris Height: 90-120 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Late-spring Colour: Blue or purple

Lespedesa capitata
Lespedesa capitata

Round Headed Bushclover Height: 60-90 cm Moisture: Dry soils Light: Full sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Pink and white

Liatris spicata
Liatris spicata

Dense Blazing Star Height: 60-120 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soil Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Pink or purple

Lobelia cardinalis
Lobelia cardinalis

Cardinal Flower Height: 60-120 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Late summer Colour: Bright red

Lobelia siphilitica
Lobelia siphilitica

Blue Lobelia Height: 15-90 cm Moisture: Moist to wet soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Blue or purple

Lupinus perennis
Lupinus perennis

Wild Lupine Height: 35-75 cm Moisture: Dry soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Early summer Colour: Purple

Maianthemum racemosum
Maianthemum racemosum

False Solomon Seal Height: 15-30 cm Moisture: Dry to moist soils Light: Part to full shade Flowers: Early summer Colour: White

Monarda didyma
Monarda didyma

Red Bergamot Height: 90-120 cm Moisture: Moist soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Red

Monarda fistulosa
Monarda fistulosa

Wild Bergamot Height: 90-120 cm Moisture: Moist to dry soils Light: Full to partial sun Flowers: Mid-summer Colour: Purple