Wildflowers of Central Virginia

This guide is a working list of wildflowers found around the Farmville area of central Virginia. The list includes mostly common, small to large herbaceous plants that flower at some time throughout the year and excludes most vines, shrubs, and trees. The guide area currently encompasses ...more ↓

Pigeonwings 1
Clitoria mariana
white clover 2
Trifolium repens
naked-flowered tick-trefoil 3
Hylodesmum nudiflorum
broad-leaved sweet pea 4
Lathyrus latifolius
Pencilflower 5
Stylosanthes viscosa
goat's rue 6
Tephrosia virginiana
Virginia strawberry 7
Fragaria virginiana
white avens 8
Geum canadense
swamp agrimony 9
Agrimonia parviflora
downy agrimony 10
Agrimonia pubescens
Beaked Agrimony 11
Agrimonia rostellata
pinesap 12
Monotropa hypopitys
Indian pipe 13
Monotropa uniflora
American wintergreen 14
Pyrola americana
spotted wintergreen 15
Chimaphila maculata
pipsissewa 16
Chimaphila umbellata
trailing arbutus 15
Epigaea repens
common jewelweed 17
Impatiens capensis
pale jewelweed 18
Impatiens pallida
clasping milkweed 19
Asclepias amplexicaulis
swamp milkweed 20
Asclepias incarnata
common milkweed 21
Asclepias syriaca
butterfly milkweed 22
Asclepias tuberosa
lesser periwinkle 23
Vinca minor
partridgeberry 24
Mitchella repens
azure bluet 25
Houstonia caerulea
Rosepink 26
Sabatia angularis
pennywort 27
Obolaria virginica
eastern prickly pear 28
Opuntia humifusa
star chickweed 29
Stellaria pubera
common soapwort 30
Saponaria officinalis
deptford pink 31
Dianthus armeria
Wild Pink 32
Silene caroliniana
fire pink 33
Silene virginica
Virginia spring beauty 34
Claytonia virginica
strawberry bush 35
Euonymus americanus
field thistle 22
Cirsium discolor
pasture thistle 36
Cirsium pumilum
bull thistle 37
Cirsium vulgare
spotted knapweed 38
Centaurea stoebe
chicory 39
Cichorium intybus
common dandelion 40
Taraxacum officinale
Hairy Hawkweed 41
Hieracium gronovii
rattlesnakeweed 42
Hieracium venosum
woodland lettuce
Lactuca floridana
leafy elephant's-foot 43
Elephantopus carolinianus
common elephant's-foot
Elephantopus tomentosus
Broadleaf Ironweed 15
Vernonia glauca
New York ironweed 44
Vernonia noveboracensis
blue mistflower 45
Conoclinium coelestinum
scaly blazing star 46
Liatris squarrosa
white boneset 47
Eupatorium album
tall boneset 48
Eupatorium altissimum
dogfennel 49
Eupatorium capillifolium
Godfrey's thoroughwort 50
Eupatorium godfreyanum
hyssopleaf thoroughwort 51
Eupatorium hyssopifolium
common boneset 29
Eupatorium perfoliatum
rough boneset
Eupatorium pilosum
roundleaf thoroughwort
Eupatorium pubescens
round-leaved boneset 51
Eupatorium rotundifolium
late boneset 52
Eupatorium serotinum
upland boneset 53
Eupatorium sessilifolium
Torrey's Eupatorium
Eupatorium torreyanum
white snakeroot 54
Ageratina altissima
smaller white snakeroot
Ageratina aromatica
Hollow Joe-Pye Weed 17
Eutrochium fistulosum
woman's tobacco 55
Antennaria plantaginifolia
common yarrow 56
Achillea millefolium
oxeye daisy 30
Leucanthemum vulgare
late goldenrod 8
Solidago altissima
cut-leaf goldenrod 57
Solidago arguta
silverrod 58
Solidago bicolor
bluestem goldenrod 8
Solidago caesia
slender goldenrod
Solidago erecta
broad-leaved goldenrod 8
Solidago flexicaulis
giant goldenrod 59
Solidago gigantea
early goldenrod 60
Solidago juncea
Sweet Goldenrod
Solidago odora
Small's Goldenrod
Solidago pinetorum
showy goldenrod 62
Solidago speciosa
Gray Goldenrod
Solidago nemoralis nemoralis
annual fleabane 63
Erigeron annuus
robin's-plantain 64
Erigeron pulchellus
daisy fleabane 8
Erigeron strigosus
White Wood Aster 44
Eurybia divaricata
Eastern Silver Aster 65
Symphyotrichum concolor
Common Blue Wood Aster 44
Symphyotrichum cordifolium
Bushy Aster 66
Symphyotrichum dumosum
Largeflower Aster
Symphyotrichum grandiflorum
calico aster 67
Symphyotrichum lateriflorum
late purple aster 42
Symphyotrichum patens
hairy white oldfield aster 68
Symphyotrichum pilosum
swamp aster 69
Symphyotrichum puniceum
wavy-leaf aster 70
Symphyotrichum undulatum
toothed white-topped aster
Sericocarpus asteroides
bear's foot 2
Smallanthus uvedalia
tickseed beggar-ticks
Bidens aristosa
Spanish needles 71
Bidens bipinnata
Nodding Beggarticks 72
Bidens cernua

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