Summer Blooming Flowers 8-5-2014

Terrific Tuesday to you all!

Click HERE to see what was blooming last year!image
Veronicastrum virginicum ‘Fascination’ – Culver’s root

Euphorbia corollata – Flowering spurge – Also called native baby’s breath

Hmmm, not sure.

Silene regia – Royal Catchfly

Eryngium yuccifolium – Rattlesnake Master

Silphium pinnatifidum – Cutleaf Rosinweed, Cutleaf Prairie Dock or Tansy Rosinweed. Rosinweeds look similar to sunflowers, but the seeds form from the ray flowers in rosinweeds, and from the disk flowers in sunflowers.

Amorpha canescens – Lead plant – A bit past bloom

Verbena hastata – Blue vervain

Lathyrus venosus – Veiny pea

Not sure what this is, however it looks like some kind of gall.

© Ilex – Midwestern Plants

6 thoughts on “Summer Blooming Flowers 8-5-2014

    • Thank you!
      I dare to dream..
      Alas no, all of these photos are from wherever I saw them. Some from my yard, others from others yards and then there’s the one’s I pulled over (as best I can
      ) off the road, run out to take a photo while getting honked at by folks who don’t appreciate nature and just want to get past me…. 😉


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