Wildflowers
Common Name

Scientific Name

Habitat

Sun

Blooms

Soils

Height
Giant Yellow Hyssop Agastache nepetoides Woodland shade
White Snake Root Ageratina altissima Woodland shade
Nodding Wild Onion Allium cernuum Prairie full
Leadplant Amorpha canescens Prairie full
Thimbleweed Anemone cylindrica Prairie full
Pasque Flower Anemone patens Prairie full
Woodland Thimbleweed Anemone virginiana  Woodland shade
Rue Anemone Anemonella thalictroides  Woodland shade
Columbine Aquilegia canadensis Savanna partial
Jack-in-the-Pulpit Arisaema triphylluum Woodland shade
Goats Beard Aruncus dioicus   Prairie full
Blunt-Leaved Milkweed Asclepias amplexicaulis Prairie full
Swamp Milkweed Asclepias incarnata   Wetland full
Butterfly Milkweed Asclepias tuberosa Prairie full
Whorled Milkweed Asclepias verticullata Prairie full
Green's Milkweed Asclepias vindaflora Prairie full
Heath Aster Aster ericodes Prairie full
Smooth Blue Aster Aster laevis Prairie full
Calico Aster Aster lateriflorus Woodland partial
New England Aster Aster novae-angliae Prairie full
Aromatic Aster Aster oblongifolius Prairie full
Sky Blue Aster Aster oolentangiensis Prairie full
Red Stemmed Aster Aster puniceus Wetland full
Silky Aster Aster seriseus Savanna partial
Short's Aster Aster shortii Prairie full
Canadian Milk Vetch Austragulus canadensis Prairie full
Blue Indigo Baptisia australis Prairie full
False Cream Indigo Baptisia bracteata Prairie full
Wild White Indigo Baptisia lactea Prairie full
Nodding Bur Marigold Bidens cernia Wetland full
Tuberous Indian Plantain Cacalia tuberosa Savanna full
Marsh Marigold Caltha palustris Wetland full
Tall Bellflower Campanula americana Woodland full
New Jersey Tea Ceanothus americanus Prairie full
Savanna Thistle Cirsium altissimum Savanna partial
Hill's Thistle Cirsium hillii Prairie full
Spring Beauty Claytonia virginica Woodland partial
Prairie Coreopsis Coreopsis palmata Prairie full
Yellow Ladyslipper Cypripedium pubescens Woodland shade
Purple Prairie Clover Dalea purpurea Prairie full
Cutleaf Toothwort Dentaria lacinata Woodland shade
Showy Tick Trefoil Desmodium canadense Wetland full
Illinois Tick Trefoil Desmodium  illinoense Prairie full
Dutchmen's Breeches Dicentra cucullaria    Woodland shade
Shooting Star Dodecatheon meadia Savanna partial
Pale Purple Coneflower Echinacea pallida Prairie full
Purple Coneflower Echinecea purpurea Prairie full
Rattlesnake Master Eryngium yuccifolium Prairie full
Trout Lily Erythronium albidum  Woodland shade
Joe Pye Weed Eupatorium maculatum Wetland full
Boneset Eupatorium perfoliatum Wetland full
Woodland Joe Pye Weed Eupatorium purpurea Woodland shade
Flowering Spurge Euphorbia corollatta  Prairie full
Grass-leaved Goldenrod Euthaia gramninfolia Prairie full
Queen of the Prairie Filipendula rubra   Prairie full
Bienial Gaura Gaura biennis Prairie full
Bottle Gentian Gentiana andrewsii Wetland full
Fringed Gentian Gentiana crinata Wetland full
Cream Gentian Gentiana flavida Wetland full
Downy Gentian Gentiana puberlenta Prairie full
Stiff Gentian Gentiana quinquefolia Prairie full
Wild Geranium Geranium maculatum Woodland full
Prairie Smoke Geum trifolorum Prairie full
Sneezeweed Helenium autumnale Wetland full
Woodland Sunflower Helianthus divaricatus  Woodland partial
Saw-toothed Sunflower Helianthus grosseseratus   Prairie full
Stiff Sunflower Helianthus rigidus Prairie full
Jerusalem Artichoke Helianthus tuberosus Prairie full
Ox-Eye Sunflower Heliopsis heliantoides Prairie full
Alumroot Heuchera richardsonii Prairie full
Virginia Waterleaf Hydrophyllum virginianum Woodland shade
Great St. John's Wort Hypericum pyramidatum Wetland full
Yellow Star Grass Hypoxis hirsuta   Prairie full
Jewel Weed Impatiens capensis Wetland full
Blue Flag Iris Iris shrevei Wetland full
False Boneset Kuhnia eupatoroides   Prairie full
Round Headed Bush Clover Lespedesia capita Prairie full
Rough Blazingstar Liatris aspera Prairie full
Dwarf Blazingstar Liatris cylindracea Prairie full
Prairie Blazingstar Liatris pycnostachya Prairie full
Marsh Blazingstar Liatris spicata Wetland full
Woodland Lilly Lillium michiganense Wetland full
Turk's Cap Lily Lillium superbum Woodland shade
Hoary Puccoon Lithospermum canescens  Prairie full
Fringed Puccoon Lithospermum incisom Prairie full
Woodland Puccoon Lithospermum latifolium Woodland full
Cardinal Flower Lobelia cardinalis Wetland full
Great Blue Lobelia Lobelia siphilitica Wetland full
Wild Lupine Lupinus perennis Prairie full
Wild Mint Mentha arvensis Wetland full
Spearmint Mentha spicata   Wetland full
Monkey Flower Mimulus ringens Wetland full
Bergamot, Bee Balm Monarda fistulosa Prairie full
Ohio Horse Mint Monarda punctuata Prairie full
Indian Pipe Monotropa uniflora Woodland shade
Glade Mallow Napia dioica Wetland full
Evening Primrose Oenthera biennis Prairie full
Missourri Primrose Oenthera macrocarpa Prairie full
Sand Primrose Oenthera rhombipetela   Prairie full
Marbleseed Onosmodium molli Prairie full
Prickly Pear Cactus Opuntia hunifusa Prairie full
Showy Orhid Orchis spectabulis  Woodland shade
Wild Quinine Parthenium integrifolium Prairie full
Wood Betony Pedicularis canadensis Prairie full
Prairie Turnap Pediomelum esculentum  Prairie full
Smooth Penstemon Penstemon digitalis Prairie full
Large Brachted Penstemon Penstemon grandiflorus Prairie full
Woodland Phlox Phlox divaricata   Woodland shade
Prairie Phlox Phlox pilosa Wetland full
Obedient Plant Physostegia virginiana Wetland full
May Apple Podophylum peltatum  Woodland shade
Jacobs Ladder Polemonium reptans Woodland shade
Solomon's Seal Polegonatum canaliculatum Woodland full
Prairie Cinquefoil Potentilla arguta Prairie full
Rough White Lettuce Prenanthes aspera Prairie full
Mountain Mint Pycnanthemum virginianum Prairie full
Early Buttercup Ranunculus fascicularis Prairie full
Mexican Hat Ratibita columnifera Prairie full
Yellow Coneflower Ratibita pinnata Prairie full
Prairie Rose Rosa blanda Prairie full
Black-Eyed Susan Rudbekia hirta Prairie full
Green-Headed Coneflower Rudbekia laciniata Prairie full
Sweet Black Eyed Susan Rudbekia subtomentosa Prairie full
Brown Eyed Susan Rudbekia triloba Prairie full
Wild Petunia Ruella humilus Prairie full
Bloodroot Sanguinaria canadensis  Woodland shade
Golden Ragwort Senecio paupercaulos Prairie full
Starry Campion Silene stellata Prairie full
Rosenweed Silphium integrifolium Prairie full
Compass Plant Silphium laciniatum Prairie full
Cupplant Silphium perfoliatum Wetland full
Prairie Doc Silphium terebinthinaceum Wetland full
Blue-Eyed Grass Sisyrinchium campestre Prairie full
False Solomon Seal Smilacina racemosa Woodland shade
Lady Tresses Orchid Spiranthes cernua Wetland full
Old Field Goldenrod Solidago nemoralis Prairie full
Stiff Goldenrod Solidago rigida Prairie full
Showy Goldenrod Solidago speciosa Prairie full
Elm Leaved Goldenrod Solidago ulmifolia  Savanna partial
Goats Rue Tephrosia virginiana Prairie full
Germander Teucrium canadensa Savanna full
Spiderwort Transcandia ohiensis Prairie full
Prairie Trillium Trillium recurvatum Woodland shade
Three Birds Orchid Triphora trianthophora Woodland shade
Mullen Verbascum thapsus Prairie full
Blue Vervain Verbena hastata Wetland full
Hoary Vervain Verbena stricta Prairie full
Ironweed Vernonia fasciculata Wetland full
Culvers Root Veronacastrium virginicum Prairie full
Birds-foot Violet Viola pedata Prairie full
Prairie Violet Viola pedatifida Prairie full
Pennsylvannia Violet Viola pennsylvanicum   Woodland shade
Woodland Violet Viola spp (Woodland) Woodland shade
Golden Alexander Zizea aurea Prairie full
Grasses  
Big Bluestem Andropogon gerardi Prairie full
Side Oats Gramma Bouteloua curtidendula Prairie full
Mustache Grass Bouteloua hursiti Prairie full
Canadian Wild Rye Elymus canadensis Prairie full
Silky Rye Elymus virginiana Woodland shade
Cotton Grass Eriophorum gracile Wetland full
Bottlebrush Grass Hystrix patula   Woodland shade
June Grass Koeleria macrantha   Prairie full
Switch Grass Panicum virginiana Prairie full
Little Bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium Prairie full
Indian Grass Sorgastrum nutans Prairie full
Prairie Cord Grass Spartina pectinata Wetland full
Prairie Dropseed Sporobolus heterolepis   Prairie full
Needle Grass Stipa spartea Prairie full