January Flower Records
Hamilton and Brantford Areas, Canada
Updated to January 31, 2017



Following are records of 28 wild or naturalized plant species and
13 cultivated species seen blooming in January during the last 19 years
in the Hamilton/Brantford areas.

English Name Latin Name French Name
Bittercress, Hairy *Cardamine hirsuta Cardamine hérissée
Charlock *Sinapis arvensisMoutarde des champs
Chickweed, Common * Stellaria mediaStellaire moyenne
Chickweed, Mouse-Ear *Cerastium fontanumCéraiste vulgaire
Dandelion, Common *Taraxacum officinalePissenlit officinal
Dandelion, Red-Seeded *Taraxacum erythrospermumPissenlit à graines rouges
Dead-Nettle, Purple *Lamium purpureumLamier pourpre
Dead-Nettle, Spotted *Lamium maculatumLamier maculé
Fleabane, DaisyErigeron annuusVergerette annuelle
Goldenrod, TallSolidago altissimaVerge d`or haute
Groundsel, Common * Senecio vulgarisSéneçon vulgaire
Groundsel, Sticky * Senecio viscosusSéneçon visqueux
Hemlock, Poison *Conium maculatumCiguëmaculée
Johnny Jump-Up *Viola tricolorViolette tricolore
Mustard, Dog *Erucastrum gallicumMoutarde des chiens
Mustard, Field *Brassica rapaMoutarde des oiseaux
Mustard, Wormseed *Erysimum cheiranthoidesVélar fausse giroflée
Pennycress, Field *Thlaspi arvenseTabouret des champs
Peppergrass, WildLepidium virginicumLépidie de Virginie
Periwinkle *Vinca minorPetite pervenche
Rocket, Dame's *Hesperis matronalisJulienne des dames
Shepherd's Purse *Capsella bursa-pastorisBourse-à-pasteur
Spurge, Leafy *Euphorbia esulaEuphorbe ésule
Spurge, Petty *Euphorbia peplusEuphorbe des jardins
Storksbill *Erodium cicutariumérodium cicutaire
Tansey *Tanacetum vulgareTanaisie vulgaire
Whitlow Grass *Draba vernaDrave printanière
Witch HazelHamamelis virginianaHamamélis de Virginie

Cultivated Plants

Alyssum, Sweet*Lobularia maritimaAlysson maritime
Rose sp.*RosaRosier
Snowdrops *Galanthus nivalisPerce-neige
Viburnum, Dwarf Fragrant *Viburnum farreri 'Nanum'Viorne odorant naine
Viburnum, Fragrant 'Album' *Viburnum farreri 'Album'Viorne de farrer
Viburnum, Fragrant *Viburnum farreriViorne odorante
Witch Hazel, 'Goldcrest' *Hamamelis mollis 'Goldcrest'Hamamélis de chine 'Goldcrest'
Witch Hazel, 'Jelena' *Hamamelis x intermedia 'Jelena'Noisetier de sorcière 'Jelena'
Witch Hazel, 'Pallida'*Hamamelis molis 'Pallida'Noisetier de sorcière 'Pallida'
Witch Hazel, 'Ruby Glow' *Hamamelis x intermedia 'Ruby Glow'Noisetier de sorcière 'Ruby Glow'
Witch Hazel, 'Westerstede'*Hamamelis x intermedia 'Westerstede'Noisetier de sorcière 'Westerstede'
Witch Hazel, 'Winter Dawn'*Hamamelis x intermedia 'Winter Dawn'Noisetier de sorcière 'Winter Dawn'
Witch Hazel, Chinese *Hamamelis 'Brevipetala'Hamamélis de chine 'Brevipetala'


Dean A. Gugler
Amateur Naturalist

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