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wildflowers

Wildflowers are everywhere on the Museum’s grounds. Peak seasons are Fall and Spring. Plan a study visit with your wildflower books or just enjoy the view of a field ablaze in color.

Goldenrod Hooded Pitcher Plant
Goldenrod - including blue stemmed,
sweet, and rough stemmed

Photograph by John Moran, courtesy of the
Florida Wildflower Foundation


Many varieties of these abundant wildflowers grow on the Museum property in fields, roadsides and along the borders of woods.
Flowers: July through October
Hooded Pitcher Plant
(Sarracenia minor)
Photograph by Lisa Roberts, inset photograph by
the Florida Agricultural Museum


These distinctive flowers are carnivorous and grow well in low pinelands.
Flowers: Early Spring
Catesby Lily Dense Blazing Star
Catesby's Lily
(Lilium catesbaei)
Photograph by John Moran, courtesy of the Florida
Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services


This native plant is found in moist savannas throughout Florida.
Flowers: Summer and Fall
Dense Blazing Star
(Liatris spicata)
Photograph by John Moran, courtesy of
the Florida Wildflower Foundation


This tall flowering stalk grows in
many environments.
Flowers: July through September

The Catesby's Lily and Hooded Pitcher Plants are rare and considered threatened.


Links:

www.FlaWildflowers.org
Florida native wildflowers: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/ep061