Wild Flower Watch

Last Update:

August 2, 2020

Times Covered:

July 21 - 31, 2020

Locations:

A property just west of the Hamilton border,
road edges within 5 k of that property,
and some neighbourhood ravines.



Comments:

The flower lists continue be very limited. I am staying on our property except for walks and runs on our very local roads.


Wild & Naturalized Flowers Blooming
July 21 - 31, 2020


(N = "New" for the year    * = Not native to our area)

New English Name Latin Name French Name
AgrimonyAgrimonia gryposepalaaigremoine à sépales crochus
Alfalfa *Medicago sativaluzerne cultivée
Anemone, CanadaAnemonastrum canadenseanémone du Canada
Asparagus *Asparagus officinalisasperge
Avens, Catling's *Geum x catlingii benîte de catling
Avens, WhiteGeum canadensebenîte du canada
Avens, Wood *Geum urbanumbenoîte commune
Basil, WildClinopodium vulgaresarriette commune
Bedstraw, RoughGalium asprellumGaillet piquant
Bergamot, WildMonarda fistulosaMonarde fistuleuse
Bindweed, Field *Convolvulus arvensisLiseron des champs
Black-Eyed SusanRudbeckia hirtarudbeckie hérissée
Bluestem, Big (Grass)Andropogon gerardiiBarbon de Gerard
Bouncing Bet *Saponaria officinalissaponaire officinale
Butter-And-Eggs *Linaria vulgarislinaire vulgaire
Buttercup, Tall *Ranuculus acrisrenoncule âcre
Campion, White *Silene latifoliasilène à larges feuilles
Carpenter's Square Scrophularia marilandicaScofulaire du maryland
Carpetweed *Mollugo verticillataMollugine verticillée
Celandine *Chelidonium majusgrande chélidoine
Chickweed, Mouse-Ear *Cerastium fontanumcéraiste vulgaire
Chicory *Cichorium intybuschicorée sauvage
Cinquefoil, Rough-Fruited *Potentilla rectapotentille dressée
Cinquefoil, Silvery *Potentilla argenteapotentille argentée
Cinquefoil, SulphurPotentilla rectapotentille dressée
Clover, Alsike *Trifolium hybridum ssp.eleganstrèfle alsike
Clover, Red *Trifolium pratensetrèfle rouge
Clover, White *Trifolium repenstrèfle blanc
Clover, White Sweet *Melilotus albamélilot blanc
Comfrey, Common *Symphytum officinaleconsoude officinale
NConeflower, Cutleaf (Outhouse Plant)Rudbeckia laciniata 'Hortensia'Rudbeckie laciniée 'Hortensia'
Coneflower, Gray-HeadedRatibida pinnatarudbeckie pennée
Coneflower, Purple *Echinacea purpureaEchinacée pourpre
NConeflower, Thin-Leaved * Rudbeckia trilobarudbeckie trilobée
Coreopsis, Lance-leavedCoreopsis lanceolatacoréopsis lancéolée
Crown-vetch, Purple *Securigera variacoronille bigarrée
Culver's RootVeronicastrum virginicumVéronique de Virgine
Cup PlantSilphium perfoliatumSilphe perfolié
Daisy, Oxeye *Leucanthemum vulgaremarguerite blanche
Dandelion, Common *Taraxacum officinalepissenlit officinal
NDock, PrairieSilphium terebinthinaceumSilphe térébenthine
Dogbane, SpreadingApocynum androsaemifoliumApocyne à feuilles d'Androsème
Elecampane *Inula heleniumInule aunée
Evening Primrose, CommonOenothera biennisonagre bisannuelle
Feverfew *Tanacetum partheniumgrande camomille
Fleabane, DaisyErigeron annuusvergerette annuelle
NFleabane, Lesser DaisyErigeron strigosusvergette rude
Galinsoga *Galinsoga quadriradiatagalinsoga cilié
NGlobe-thistle, Great *Echinops sphaerocephalusOursin à têtes rondes
Goatsbeard, Meadow *Tragopogon pratensissalsifis des prés
Goatsbeard, Yellow *Tragopogon dubiussalsifis majeur
Goldenrod, EarlySolidago junceaVerge d`or jonciforme
Ground Cherry, ClammyPhysalis heterophyllacoqueret hétérophylle
Heal-AllPrunella vulgarisprunelle vulgaire
NHedge-Parsley, Upright *Torilis japonicaTorilis anthrisque
Hemp DogbaneApocynum cannabinumapocyne chanvrin
Herb Robert *Geranium robertianumgéranium de robert
NHorehound, WaterLycopus americanuslycope d'amérique
Horsemint, DottedMonarda punctatamonarde ponctuée
NHorseweedConyza canadensisvergerette du canada
Indian TobaccoLobelia inflataLobélie gonflée
Knapweed, Brown *Centaurea jaceacentaurée jacée
Knapweed, Spotted *Centaurea maculosacentaurée maculée
NLady's Thumb *Polygonum persicariarenouée persicaire
Lemon-balmMelissa officinalisMélisse officinale
Lettuce, WildLactuca canadensislaitue du canada
Lily, Day *Hemerocallis fulvaHémérocalle fauve
NLobelia, GreatLobelia siphiliticalobélie des marais bleu
Loosestrife, FringedLysimachia ciliataLysimaque ciliée
NLoosestrife, Purple *Lythrum salicariaLythrum salicaire
LopseedPhryma leptostachyaPhryma à épis grêles
Mallow, Indian *Abutilon theophrastiabutilon à pétales jaunes
Mallow, Musk *Malva moschatamauve musquée
Mayweed *Anthemis cotulacamomille puante
Meadow-Rue, TallThalictrum pubescensPigamon pubescent
Medick, Black *Medicago lupulinaluzerne lupuline
Milkweed, CommonAsclepias syriacaasclépiade commune
NMilkweed, SwampAsclepias incarnataAsclépiade incarnate
Mint, WildMentha arvensismenthe des champs
Motherwort *Leonurus cardiacaagripaume cardiaque
Mountain Mint, SlenderPycnanthemum tenuifoliumpycnanthème à feuilles étroites
Mountain Mint, VirginiaPycnanthemum virginianumpycnanthème de virginie
Mullein, Common *Verbascum thapsusmoléne vulgaire
Mustard, Garlic *Alliaria petiolataalliaire officinale
NNettle, FalseBoehmeria cylindricaBoehméria cylindrique
Nightshade, Bittersweet *Solanum dulcamaramorelle douce-amère
Nightshade, Eastern BlackSolanum ptychanthummorelle noire de l’est
Nightshade, Enchanter'sCircaea canadensis ssp.canadensiscircée du Canada
Parsnip, Wild *Pastinaca sativaPanais sauvage
Pineapple Weed *Matricaria discoideamatricaire odorante
Pink, Deptford *Dianthus armeriaoeillet arméria
Plantain, English *Plantago lanceolataplantain lancéolé
Plantain, Red-StemmedPlantago rugeliiPlantain de rugel
Queen Anne's Lace *Daucus carotacarotte sauvage
Raspberry, Purple-FloweringRubus odoratusronce odorante
Rocket, Dame's *Hesperis matronalisjulienne des dames
Saint Johnswort, Common *Hypericum perforatummillepertuis commun
Saint Johnswort, ShrubbyHypericum prolificummillepertuis prolifère
Sow Thistle, Field *Sonchus arvensislaiteron des champs
Spiderwort *Tradescantia virginianatradescantie de virginie
NSpurge, Spotted*Chamaesyce maculataRicinelle maculée
Stickseed, VirginiaHackelia virginianaHackélia de virginie
Sunflower, WoodlandHelianthus divaricatusHélianthe à feuilles étalées
Tea, OswegoMonarda didymaThé d'Oswego
Teasel *Dipsacus fullonumcardère des bois
ThimbleweedAnemone virginianaanémone de Virginie
Thistle, Bull *Cirsium vulgarechardon vulgaire
Touch-Me-Not, SpottedImpatiens capensisimpatiente biflore
Trefoil, Birdsfoot *Lotus corniculatuslotier corniculé
Trumpet CreeperCampsis radicansJasmine de Virginie
Vervain, BlueVerbena hastataVerveine hastée
Vervain, WhiteVerbena urticifoliaverveine à feuilles d`ortie
Vetch, Cow * Vicia craccavesce jargeau
NVirgin's BowerClematis virginianaClématite de virginie
Willow Herb, Purple-VeinedEpilobium coloratumÉpilobe coloré
Wood Sorrel, YellowOxalis strictaoxalide d'europe
Yarrow, Common *Achillea millefoliumachillée millefeuille

Photos from Fleur-Ange Lamothe


Some other Photos from Fleur-Ange

Photos and Information from Ron Hepworth




Ron passed away on Tuesday, September 4th, 2012. Because he kept records of early and peak blooming times for nearly 30 years and then passed along his summaries to me for this site, I plan on leaving his last summary here. Below is a small sample of what the whole summary looks like:

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ANNUAL FLOWERING RECORDS FOR YEAR 2010 LEGEND
(observed at Brantford, Ont.) FF = First Flower/Pollen 43.10'N--80.12'W PB = Peak/Mid Bloom Date ( )= Interpolated Date E = Estimated Date SPECIES OBSERVED NO. FF FF PB PB LAG YRS 2010 MEAN 2010 MEAN IN DAYS willow buds (sprout/green) 15 Mar 9 Mar 15 Mar 17 Mar 27 -8.0 (Salix alba vitellina) Euro. hazelnut (FF/Pollen) 13 Mar 19 Mar 21 Mar 21 Mar 30 -5.5 (Corylus avellana) skunk cabbage (pollen/PB) 13 (Mar 18)Mar 25(Mar 31)Apr 2 -4.5 (Symplocarpus foetidus) --------------------------------------------------------------------- The link for the rest of the records is below:

Ron's 2010 Flowering Summary


A link to a new portfolio, under very slow construction, of flowers from Dean, Fleur-Ange and Ron is below:

Portfolio of Various Photos


Links to Wild Flower Page Home, etc.


Index & Home of the Wild Flower Page


January Blooms - Updated to January 31, 2020 February Blooms - Updated to February 28, 2017
March Blooms -Updated to March 31, 2017 April Blooms -Updated to April 30, 2016
May Blooms -Updated to May 31, 2016
June Blooms -Updated to May 31, 2019
July Blooms -Updated to July 31, 2016 August Blooms - Updated to August 31, 2016
September Blooms - Updated to Sept. 30, 2016 October Blooms - Updated to October 31, 2016
November Blooms - Updated to Nov. 1, 2019 December Blooms - Updated to Dec. 30, 2016


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