Category: Wildflowers

Weeds and wildflowers are found in fields, along streams, marsh areas, bogs, and in the woods.

Note: I do not advise on the medicinal uses of herbs. Any information provided here is intended to help educate visitors on previous practices. The information is for historical reference only.

WEEDS & WILDFLOWERS BY MONTH:
MAR / APRIL  / MAY / JUNE / JULY / AUG / SEPT

Cardinal Wildflower

Cardinal Flower The cardinal wildflower is a native Wisconsin perennial. It consists of many bright red tubular flowers. The tubular flowers are arranged in an elongated cluster. Cardinal flowers also make excellent garden flowers in...

Purple Gaywing Wildflower

The purple Gaywing wildflower is often mistaken for an orchid. It goes by the names of Fringed Polygala, Gaywings, or Flowering Wintergreen. General Information Genus: Polygala paucifolia Family: Milkwort Life cycle: Perennial Origin: Native Habitat: Damp,...