This always reminds me of the Colorado Rockies, especially the Flatirons, since they're a reddish color (as are the rocks of the Rockies.) Flowers open in April shortly after snowmelt, before leaves emerge; tulip-shaped, with 5 to 8 lavender, petal-like sepals and yellow centers. Though they prefer to grow next to creeks and streams, the ones I've seen have mostly been on top of the embankments or in fields (usually surrounded by forest.). Pasqueflower. I vote for the article and I had to vote for Queen Anne;s lace- which, I believe, is one of those wildflowers (some call weeds...silly folks) that we imported from, probably, Britain long long ago with our first immigrants, although I love them all almost all the same amount. ), I really enjoyed your article about Minnesota's wildflowers and I voted for the Forget me nots, although they're all beautiful. These photos are just stunning! The river is the Mississippi River, where it passes out of Cass Lake as a wilderness stream, close to the beginning of its long journey. About; Search for: Categories. All Weeds & Wildflowers; Nature Walks; Wildflowers by Color . Peter Dziuk, a seasoned horticulturist and contributor to the reference website Minnesota Wildflowers, suggests some easy, native Minnesota flowers to grow. The App includes 2,702 species of plants found in Minnesota. Color is subjective, however, so if you don't see what you're looking for here you might try another color or the advanced plant search. Kate P (author) from The North Woods, USA on July 31, 2012: There are wildflowers that bloom in each part of the spring, summer, and fall. Brought back some memories :D I like that video on flowers along the Gunflint. They hybridize so you get pinks, purples, blues, whites, yellows, and all the shades between. *=Multiple images on detail page: Search Our Database: Enter any portion of the Scientific, Common Name, or both. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR): List of Vascular Plants of Minnesota — including native/nonnative status. to the right of the text under the photos. How to identify them: Treat yourself to a copy of the excellent "Wildflowers of the Boundary Waters'' by Betty Vos Hemstad ($22.95, Minnesota Historical Society Press). Superbly done faceless. As I walked along the pathways that meander around the cabin and down towards the lake I found myself hunched over, captivated by beautiful wildflowers. We're set to get into the mid-40s tomorrow (which is almost unheard of.) My favorite book for local information is Northland Wild Flowers: A Guide for the Minnesota Region, by John and Evelyn Moyle. Graham Owen Gallery Birds, Wildflowers, Insects, Landscapes -- a BEAUTIFUL collection of images. Photos of the weeds and wildflowers found in Northern Minnesota. Wow! For more about the area, see Adventure on the Gunflint Trail. At present, only one-half of one percent of those areas remain. But now in the forests of Minnesota (and Michigan), they grow in the thousands upon thousands, covering every inch of the forest floor. I've never visited Minnesota, but would love to see some of these gorgeous flowers one day. gree0786 from United States on March 02, 2012: Wonderful! Anemone patens var. The lady slippers that we sell are winter hardy and do fine even in the coldest parts of Northern Minnesota. Large population centers such as the Twin Cities can also celebrate butterfly season with back yard butterfly gardens. New Mexico can boast 3,783 species of vascular plants (depending on who’s counting). Thanks for sharing such a colorful hub. If you take a closer look, you'll start to see little details and flourishes, like this one. : ) It was hard to choose. Voted up across the board!Pinned and shared. Aaron Megquier from Belfast, ME on March 02, 2012: Great hub! Zizia aurea and Thaspium trifoliatum Here are two wildflowers that are very similar in appearance–they both have small, bright yellow flowers that are arranged in umbels and they both bloom at the same time of the year. (She's not a Hub pages member), but will enjoy this!.....Thank you, Helen. I think you're probably right about the European import of Queen Anne's Lace. Harebells growing in patches in little cracks in the rocks add a softness and beauty to the already beautiful landscape. Similar to ornamental varieties. Voted up and beautiful! I also see many growing in Michigan. The lavishly illustrated "Wildflowers of the Boundary Waters'' by Betty Vos Hemstad ($22.95, Minnesota Historical Society Press) is an excellent guide to the local blooms. Kate P (author) from The North Woods, USA on March 01, 2012: Considering the warm winter this year, I'm hoping spring will arrive before mid-June! Makes an attractive border fora background planting. Anticipated ship date is the second week in October Order form. This is very beautiful. Weeds and Wildflowers of Minnesota. Love the Harebells. However, during their initial establishment period, wildflowers require as much maintenance as traditional plantings. Dolores Monet from East Coast, United States on March 29, 2012: What beautiful photos! Weeds and Wildflowers of Minnesota. Login. I can't wait to see these all again next year. They range from periwinkle blue to purple, and everywhere in between. Forget-me-nots grow all over the place in Northern Minnesota; in the forests, in the shade, and on little islands in many of the rivers and creeks. It is important to remember that spiders seen in Minnesota are not bound by the territorial lines decided on by humans, therefore their distribution is subject to change. I always had a soft spot for flowers in the shades of violet-blue. Many of these wildflowers are familiar, and I was pleased to learn their names and more information about each one. Try Interstate in Minnesota, Perrot and Wyalusing in Wisconsin and Pikes Peak in Iowa.. To see a lot of trilliums, check Apple River County Park just north of Amery, Wis., off U.S. 8 along Rustic Road 28. Minnesota Breeding Bird Distribution* The Yellow Rail is confined largely to the marshlands of north-central and northwestern Minnesota. Check out Minnesota Wonders to find even more unique Minnesota travel destinations and family fun! Minnesota runs special programs for all of its population stressed species. Similar to ornamental varieties. Where to find spring wildflowers Some can be seen everywhere; others are more elusive. A nice tribute to native flowers of Minnesota, many of which - as mentioned by Nettlemere - also have garden varieties. Florida tasselflower 41% Emilia fosbergii. Irish wildflowers shown by colour can be seen by following the links above or clicking on the images below. They are divine little orchids that enchant. Where several species of plants share part of a common name, they have been grouped together under that name; this is for indexing purposes and does not always indicate a … Stephanie Marshall from Bend, Oregon on March 03, 2012: Really love wildflowers! They grow very well here in Sweden. Blue/Purple; Green; Pink/Red; White ; Yellow; Wildflowers by Flower Shape. Your Prairie Wildflowers and Grasses This guide is intended to provide beginners with an overview of North Dakota’s prairie wildfl owers and grasses. Fruits with feathery plumes. Click here for Instructions. (NB I've double checked the Latin names to confirm that). And so therapeutic too. Non-native species: a species that is not native to Minnesota, but was brought by human movement or activity to Minnesota. Do they grow where you are? It may be hemlock but I'm not sure. US Wildflower's Database of Yellow Wildflowers for California Click on thumbnail for larger version of image, scientific name for detail page. A vigorous mat forming vine with blue-green leaves and pale yellow flowers. Lonicera prolifera Yellow Vine Honeysuckle Ht. And I'm wondering about the Queen Anne's Lace - I read where the true QAL has a little dot in the center, people call it the lady bug. Apparently they're not supposed to grow here, but they do (see image proof above! Despite appearances, the flowers are actually quite large, growing 2-4 feet tall, with the flower a few inches across. 10'. Help support this site ~ Information for sponsor opportunities. Wildflowers in Northern British Columbia. I ask at the nursery if I could get the seeds they told me they don't sell them because their not native to Wisconsin. Funding provided by the Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund as recommended by the Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources. Thank you. Pasqueflower. Chantelle Porter from Ann Arbor on September 08, 2015: I grew up in the UP and my Grandma's yard was filled with trillium and Forget Me Nots. Our provincial flower is the White Trillium. They're beautiful! Golden Alexanders is a 3 foot tall perennial with three-part stem leaves. Petersen Wildflowers has been providing an excellent selection of prairie wildflowers and prairie grasses, that will grow in Minnesota, since 1990. great hub, voting up. Great hub enjoyed reading about the wildflowers. Road trip: Wildflowers of the Mississippi Valley A spring quest leads to Minnesota bluff country and Wisconsin river towns. Forget-me-nots grow all over the place in Northern Minnesota; in the forests, in the shade, and on little islands in many of the rivers and creeks. :). Very cool! If each visitor picked a flower, the canyons would quickly lose their meadows of teeming color and many organisms would suffer. I have tulips blooming and this is our first year! It's beginning to feel a lot like Spring with this hub. ), 9: Large-flowered Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum). About; Search for: Categories. However, some will pop up earlier in spots that are warm and sunny. A half-mile Bog Walk leads to the marshy shore of Big Bog Lake, where, one early August, I found pitcher’s plant, bog orchid and lots of Joe Pye weed. I love all the flowers just like you. I cannot wait for my garden. Fall Blooming perennial Wildflowers and Prairie Grasses continue to color the landscape. Kate P (author) from The North Woods, USA on March 05, 2012: It looks like spring will be coming early to northern Minnesota this year. I guess they were almost killed off a few decades ago. I enjoyed reading about each flower as well. cebutouristspot from Cebu on March 02, 2012: Very nice how I wish I have those in my garden :) Thanks for sharing this wonderful photos. Thank you all very much for your kind comments and stories. Full sun to shade. I also recognise the Echinacea, as we sell them in the Garden Centre where I work, very popular as are the Lupins. Flower identification tips. Yellow flower heads in a narrow cluster, about 1", with 3–8 broad rays, each with 3 teeth at end, the central tooth narrowest. June 6, 2015. https://minnesotawonders.com. Most wildflowers growing in Ireland are also found in Britain and Northern Europe and over 800 of these species are native in Ireland. Yellow ray flowers with reddish bases, 3-lobed tips; brownish disk. Greensleeves Hubs from Essex, UK on January 02, 2015: Beautifully and carefully put together photoessay Kate. Leaves basal. They remind me of summertime and hiking in the mountains here in the Pacific Northwest. External links. Thriving in swamps, bogs and damp woods, they grow slowly, taking 4 … I love lupines. Dry prairies. The Showy Lady Slipper is one of Minnesota’s rarest wildflowers. Search Criteria ... yellow crownbeard 41% Verbesina occidentalis. They're tiny, perfect, and beautiful. I like the layout of the photos, and the combination of key facts and personal reminiscences in the text. I grew up with these when I lived in Boulder, Colorado as a kid. Blooms July-August. Apr 7, 2017 - Discover Minnesota's beautiful wildflowers and the places where they grow. Have long, yellow ray flowers that droop from a cone. I always prefer to see the wild forms, so it was nice to see this article. All Weeds & Wildflowers; Nature Walks; Wildflowers by Color. I'm a dental hygienist, pyrography artist, avid gardener, writer, vegetarian, world traveler, and many other things! Fruits with feathery plumes. These have been my favorite flowers since I was a girl. When to go: Usually, spring wildflowers peak in early June. Anemone patens var. Wildflowers can provide an excellent, low cost alternative in large-scale, high main­tenance situations, as well as a satisfying change from traditional urban landscaping. Voting this useful, interesting, beautiful and will share with my followers + tweet. For more, see 10 great bog walks and Bemidji's behemoths. I have several of these in my yard now. They're tiny, perfect, and beautiful. And a few harebells as well. Think spring! Best, Steph. White-hairy stems. Before 1870, the prairie region once occupied over one-third of the land area of the United States. Flowers tulip-shaped, with 5 to 8 lavender, petal-like sepals and yellow centers. Bell; Five Petals; Irregular/Uneven Petals; No Flower; Seven Petals; Six Petals; Wildflowers by Leaf Type. Jo Alexis-Hagues from Lincolnshire, U.K on May 30, 2012: Sorry, I couldn't choose just one favorite, when it comes to flowers I'm a kid in a sweet shop. Thanks for visiting the Minnesota butterflies page. It is by no means an exclusive list, but it outlines many of the common prairie species in the state. The Queen Ann's Lace look amazing. Lady Slipper Scenic Byway goes “over the river and through the woods,” just like the song says. My favorite book for local information is Northland Wild Flowers: A Guide for the Minnesota Region, by John and Evelyn Moyle. The easy-to-grow blooms provide color all season long. I am going to have to try some of these this year. All of the flowers you have listed also grow here. Great hub! Philip Cooper from Olney on March 02, 2012: Beautiful flowers and an interesting hub. Botanica's ANNUALS & PERENNIALS ISBN 1-57145-648-1 BWCA Wildflower Reports Grand Marais, Minnesota Very Interesting Wildflower Reports Chippewa Nature Center 400 S. Badour Road Midland, Michigan 517 631 0830 Connecticut Botanical Society The woods are the pines, aspen and birches of the Chippewa National Forest, which covers a wide expanse of north central Minnesota. Maybe this spring I'll be able to get a good image showing them by the thousands. On-line Field Guide to Minnesota Wildflowers homepage Grows in light oak woods, ravines, bluffs, and rocky banks as far north as southeastern Minnesota. A Minnesota state special concern plant. Minnesota Wildflowers. It's a type of carrot, so it would make sense they'd carry it with them to the 'new land.'. How beautiful. I love all your photos! When you see a flower make at least 3 observations, such as: Location:where exactly did you see the flower (water, forest, field, along path, in sunny or shady place, on a tree, along the shoreline, on rock outcrop, etc.) Of course the health benefits of echinacea have come to the fore in the last decade or so, but I love this MN native for its shear beauty alone. Forget-me-nots grow all over the place in Northern Minnesota; in the forests, in the shade, and on little islands in many of the rivers and creeks. The Harebell looks very similar to the Bluebells we get in England. They're one of those amazing plants that seem to thrive in tiny crevices where, over eons, soil has settled. In his 1892 notes on the birds of Minnesota, Hatch included the Yellow Rail as a rare summer resident based on several specimens that had been prepared by local taxidermists. Wild Lupines remind me of vast open fields bordered by forests (we are in Minnesota, after all, and there's bound to be a forest just about everywhere.) 2: Large-leaved Lupine (Lupinus polyphyllus), It may get cold and snowy in Minnesota, but I'm absolutely in love with every season here. European black nightshade 28% Solanum nigrum. So pretty. According to the North American Butterfly Association (NABA) multiple species that are common to the area can be invited into the yard by plants the right types of trees and plants. Yellow Minnesota Wildflowers. USWildflowers Family List for All States Click on the Family name for thumbnails of member species. See more ideas about Minnesota travel, Wild flowers, Minnesota. A larger than average land mass and varied geography provides the state with sufficient factors to host a fairly diverse butterfly population, especially for a state that borders the northern edge of the United States. Search for wildflowers by location, color, shape and time. Nettlemere from Burnley, Lancashire, UK on April 06, 2012: Interesting to see flowers we know as garden plants in the UK growing wild and also to see that we have 2 in common - the harebell and the forget me not. Photos of the weeds and wildflowers found in Northern Minnesota. We have lupine, queen anne's lace, and forget-me-nots everywhere. Late-spring wildflowers. Leaves long-stemmed, deeply divided into narrow, lobed/toothed segments. Wildflowers July 10, 2002 Found blooming in Cook County, Minnesota by Lorraine Anderson (Be sure to check out the past reports linked at the right … Yellow ray flowers with reddish bases, 3-lobed tips; brownish disk. Weed: a plant that is growing in a place where a person does not want it to be. These wildflowers include the color range pale (whitish) yellow, greenish yellow and orange-yellow. Braking for blooms In late summer and early fall, you'll find the best array of wildflowers on bicycle trails. ... northern bluethread 28% Burmannia biflora. Many of the same wildflowers are found on Minnesota's North Shore. Aug 31, 2014 - Explore Molly Myers's board "Minnesota wildflowers" on Pinterest. Wildflowers of Minnesota homepage — with 'Wildflowers Selector by Color' searches, Minnesota Natural Resources Dept. What a beautiful hub! We used to have large-flowered trillium in Maine, but they haven't been seen in about 20 years and are considered extirpated from the state. It was in a beautiful Jack Pine woods. Weeds and Wildflowers of Minnesota. I thought I was growing QAL but it doesn't have the dot. Maximilian sunflowers grow best in full sun and their height is determined by the fertility of the soil. Yellow : Downy Yellow Violet: May-June: Marsh Marigold: May-July: Clintonia (Bluebead Lily) May-July: Yellow Lady's-Slipper: June: Winter Cress: June-July: Pale Vetchling: June-July: Buttercup, Swamp & Tall: June-August: Bird's-foot Trefoil*** June-Sept. Evening Primrose** June-Sept. Yellow Avens: June-July: Fringed Loosestrife: June-July: Swamp Candles: June-July: Agrimony: June-July As the fifth largest state in the nation, the Land of Enchantment is at the crossroads of the eight major ecoregions in North America. She also had Lady's Slippers. Compound … My very favorite wildflowers are the Lupine and Queen Ann's Lace. US Wildflower's Database of Yellow Wildflowers for California Click on thumbnail for larger version of image, scientific name for detail page. My favorite colors. Reminiscent of an Indian blanket, this bi-colored variety comes in yellow, red, burgundy, and brown. See more ideas about wild flowers, minnesota, plants. Phyllis Root and Kelly Povo chronicle the ten years they spent exploring Minnesota’s woods, prairies, hillsides, lakes, and bogs for wildflowers, taking pictures and notes, gathering clues, mapping the way for fellow flower hunters. I would choose the Blue Colombine as perhaps my favorite, but really they are all so beautiful. Dexter Yarbrough from United States on March 02, 2012: Your photographs are absolutely stunning! Grows in light oak woods, ravines, bluffs, and rocky banks as far north as southeastern Minnesota. When you see the flowers in your area every year you don't always imagine them in other countries. Identify Irish wildflowers by colour, wildflowers of Ireland by colour. https://michael-orobona.blogspot.com/2015/06/NEMinnesotaWildflowers.html :). Stephanie Henkel from USA on March 01, 2012: Your wildflower photographs are absolutely stunning! These have been my favorite flowers since I was a girl. ; 20 great spring hikes The scenery along these lovely trails will put a spring in your step. When I think of the shore of Lake Superior, I think of Harebells growing in cracks in the glacial rocks and boulders down by the water. There was a species of trillium that was found in the forest on the grounds where I worked. Walking through the forests or the fields, it's easy to see just a forest, or just a field. If you are searching for native wildflowers the A-Z Indexes show which are the native Irish wild flowers included in the website. Lupines are, to me, absolutely beautiful and almost larger-than-life. And yes Chantelle, we do have Lady's Slippers in MN. Here's a list of wildflowers found there. wildflowers of minnesota's northern prairies. Dry prairies. ; Where to find spring wildflowers Some can be seen everywhere; others are more elusive. Cloud, Minnesota....I'll give her the line to your hub so she can take a look at the flowers. Web design and content copyright © 2006-2020 MinnesotaWildflowers.info. Flowers close at midday in hot sun to protect their pollen. New Mexico’s Enormous Biodiversity. It is not a scientifi c key, but does include descriptive clues for identifi cation and other interesting facts. Searching for Minnesota’s Native Wildflowers chronicles the ten years that Phyllis Root and Kelly Povo spent exploring Minnesota’s woods, prairies, hillsides, lakes, and bogs for wildflowers, taking pictures and notes, gathering clues, mapping the way for fellow flower hunters. Aug 31, 2014 - Explore Molly Myers's board "Minnesota wildflowers" on Pinterest. I went to college in Duluth, and always vacation on the Gunflint Trail. Prefers well-drained soils. Early June is the ideal time to plant wildflowers and native plants in Minnesota. *=Multiple images on detail page: Search Our Database: Enter any portion of the Scientific, Common Name, or both. US Wildflower's Database of Wildflowers for Minnesota Click on thumbnail for larger version of image, scientific name for detail page. Unfortunately it was difficult to get a good en masse image; however, here's a beautiful pink one close up! 10: Large-leaved Lupine (Lupinus polyphyllus). Wildflowers grace the ditches and cleared land alongside virtually every rural road in the United States. Blue/Purple; Green; Pink/Red; White; Yellow; Wildflowers by Flower Shape. Mar 29, 2015 - Explore Colleen Greiskalns's board "Minnesota Wildflowers" on Pinterest. I live in the province of Ontario. Walking along the shoreline of Lake Superior, the flat boulders, ground smooth and flat from glaciers, stretch as far as the eye can see. If there is no dot, it may be something else. Oh, and I also voted for the hub :) Alun. Blooms summer or fall, palatable to livestock and therefore is seen mostly in areas where grazing is minimal. If you are looking to add a pop of color, try adding yellow to your yard! Bell; Five Petals; Irregular/Uneven Petals; No Flower; Seven Petals; Six Petals; Wildflowers by Leaf Type. Most of the plants were found in the Dovre and Jotunheimen mountains of Southern Norway. Kate P (author) from The North Woods, USA on April 17, 2012: Thanks so much to everyone for sharing your stories, and for the nice comments! Thanks a lot for giving everyone a very terrific opportunity to discover important secrets from here. There are photos of native forbs and shrubs, both common and rare, and, photos of introduced species that are commonly found in Saskatchewan. I'm crazy about lupines but have had no luck growing them. 6-12' W 6-12'. Prefers well-drained soils. It produces masses of bright yellow 3-inch sunflower-type blossoms on its upper stems. Hardiness Zone: 3a through 8b. Menispermum canadense Moonseed Vine Ht. Thanks! https://michael-orobona.blogspot.com/2015/06/NEMinnesotaWildflowers.html Long-lived, true prairie plant native to tall-grass prairies. Mahaveer Sanglikar from Pune, India on March 07, 2012: Beautiful flowers, beautiful photographs. Cathy Nerujen from Edge of Reality and Known Space on March 05, 2012: Wow, Kate... this is a beautiful hub with the most amazing flowers here. Perennial to 2 feet tall. I especially like the way you grouped them by colors. Spreading Jacob’s Ladder (Polemonium reptans) This light blue flower succeeds in woodland gardens, partial shade, and moist soil. They range from periwinkle blue to purple, and everywhere in between. Wildflowers have been photographed from the province's Prairie, Cypress Upland, Parkland, and Boreal ecoregions. ... from Minnesota to Texas. So glad you put these on Hubpages. Lake Bemidji State Park in northern Minnesota. Blooms July-August. Below is a collection of some of the wildflowers you can encounter in alpine regions of Norway. Trip Tips: Wildflowers of the North Shore. This App helps find and identify plants. This species of trillium turns pink as it ages. The Showy Lady Slipper is Minnesota’s state flower, also known as the Pink & White Lady Slipper, Cypripedium Reginae (Showy Lady Slipper Orchid). I voted for the harebell by the way. multifida. A beautifully illustrated, family-friendly guide to Minnesota’s native wildflowers and how to find them. Height: 12-18 in. Photos of the weeds and wildflowers found in Northern Minnesota. Very informative and helpful. 10'. Thanks again for the great hub! These photos were taken over many years, and are shown in no particular order. The identification tool is intended to help hobbiests identify wildflowers based on easily observable characteristics. Wildflowers of Minnesota's northern prairies. Voted up and beautiful. Amply illustrated with color photos, this book includes fascinating information on where and when to find northern wildflowers blooming, along with descriptions of individual species. If you haven't seen them before I hope you do someday. It's amazing what you start to see when you open your eyes to what's all around you. Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund. He had never observed the bird and knew nothing of its habits. Zone 3. I loved the Lupine! Voted up etc. Imagine my surprise when I noticed them growing in the forests and woods of Northern Minnesota! I have tried many times to get Queen Ann's Lace to grow in my yard but with no luck. My parents grew up, went to college, and met in the lower peninsula of Michigan. I love flowers and your pictures are excellent! This is a list of all the wildflowers native to Minnesota by common name, following Minnesota DNR conventions. Thanks so much for the comments (and shares! Interest in prairie wildflowers has increased in recent years due to increasing public interest in environmental isssues and ecology. Zone 3. :). My mom used to tell my brother and I that trilliums were extremely rare. A vigorous mat forming vine with blue-green leaves and pale yellow flowers. Special: Native, limited to California. See more ideas about Wild flowers, Plants, Flowers. James Kenny from Birmingham, England on March 07, 2012: What a gorgeous hub. US Wildflower's Database of Yellow Wildflowers for Michigan Click on thumbnail for larger version of image, scientific name for detail page. 6: Large-flowered Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum). Kate P (author) from The North Woods, USA on August 31, 2018: @Robin, "Who can say no to any flower" .. indeed! Linda Bilyeu from Orlando, FL on March 01, 2012: Fabulous photos and details. Compound … The following native species traditional bloom during the fall season, in the months August, September and October. My mom has always loved Queen Anne's Lace and pointed them out, since they're also a common wildflower in Michigan. When I see these flowers, I know I'm home. It was amazing how the entire floor of the forest was covered in white, light pink, and dark pink trillium blooms. Everyone was quite excited about the find. Grayhead/Yellow Coneflower. It's a completely different temperature and growing zone, but I'm so glad we get to have them here. Your photographs are breathtakingly beautiful. Sharing this hub with my followers. Who can say no to any flower... Kate P (author) from The North Woods, USA on September 08, 2015: Thanks for the nice notes, I appreciate them! There are a few copycat flowers out there, but you can tell this is the real McCoy by looking at the leaves. In northern Minnesota, this park has a mix of bog and hardwood and boreal forest. Voted up and awesome! stem. When you give the App information about a plant, such as its location, flower color and the time of year, the App will quickly show you which plants match your selections. See more ideas about wild flowers, minnesota, plants. They yield lots and lots of seeds, so food for thought. Quick to Sprout. Excellent hub! You take beautiful photos, and it's nice to see a hub about wildflowers. How does that flower know if it's in MN or Wisconsin. Joe Pye Weed Eupatorium maculatum (Eupatorium purpureum subsp maculatum) (Eupatoriadelphus maculatus) Lonicera prolifera Yellow Vine Honeysuckle Ht. An "introduced species" is a similar term that refers to a species brought intentionally or accidentally to Minnesota. Other stories in "Wildflowers" Road trip: Wildflowers of the Mississippi Valley A spring quest leads to Minnesota bluff country and Wisconsin river towns. , wild flowers: a Guide for the Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources ( DNR ): list Vascular. 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