LITTLE RIVER CANYON NATIONAL PRESERVE

Cherokee Co. and DeKalb Co., AL

 

Family Scientific Name Common Name Dates All Places
Agavaceae Manfreda virginica Virginia Tube-Rose 7/1 6/26-7/31
Anacardiaceae Toxicodendron radicans Eastern Poison Ivy 5/6 4/10-5/16
Annonaceae Asimina parviflora Small-Flowered Pawpaw ? ?
Annonaceae Asimina triloba Common Pawpaw ? 3/31-4/26
Apiaceae Thaspium barbinode Hairy-Jointed Meadow Parsnip 5/6 4/12-5/23
Aquifoliaceae Ilex longipes Georgia Holly 5/6 4/6-5/6
Aquifoliaceae Ilex verticillata Common Winterberry ? 5/26
Araceae Arisaema triphyllum Jack-in-the-Pulpit 5/6 3/21-6/19
Araliaceae Aralia spinosa Devil's Walking Stick ? 8/5-8/6
Aristolochiaceae Hexastylis arifolia Little Brown Jugs 5/6 3/25-6/19
Aristolochiaceae Hexastylis shuttleworthii Largeflower Heartleaf 5/6 4/18-5/16
Asteraceae Antennaria solitaria Solitary Pussytoes 3/24 3/17-4/28
Asteraceae Bigelowia nuttallii Nuttall's Rayless Goldenrod 10/21 10/16-10/21
Asteraceae Centaurea biebersteinii Spotted Knapweed 7/1 6/26-7/31
Asteraceae Cirsium carolinianum Soft Thistle 5/6-5/14 5/5-5/25
Asteraceae Coreopsis lanceolata Lanceleaf Tickseed 5/6-5/18 4/23-6/5
Asteraceae Coreopsis major Greater Tickseed 7/1 5/20-8/9
Asteraceae Coreopsis pulchra Woodland Tickseed 10/3 7/21-10/3
Asteraceae Erechtites hieraciifolia Pilewort 10/21 9/7-10/29
Asteraceae Erigeron pulchellus Robin's Plantain 3/24 3/24-5/8
Asteraceae Eurybia divaricata White Wood Aster 7/1 7/1-8/27
Asteraceae Helianthus longifolius Longleaf Sunflower 10/21 10/21
Asteraceae Hieracium venosum Rattlesnake Hawkweed 5/6-5/14 4/25-6/5
Asteraceae Krigia biflora Two-Flowered Cynthia 5/6-5/14 3/26-6/5
Asteraceae Krigia dandelion Potato Dandelion 4/6 4/6-5/16
Asteraceae Leucanthemum vulgare Oxeye Daisy 5/6-5/18 4/11-7/9
Asteraceae Liatris microcephala Smallhead Blazing Star 8/9-10/21 7/21-10/21
Asteraceae Packera anonyma Small's Ragwort 5/6-5/18 4/12-6/10
Asteraceae Pityopsis graminifolia Narrowleaf Silk Grass 10/21 8/5-10/21
Asteraceae Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium Rabbit Tobacco 10/21 9/18-11/7
Asteraceae Rudbeckia hirta Black-Eyed Susan 7/1 5/16-8/27
Asteraceae Sericocarpus asteroides Toothed Whitetop Aster 7/1 7/1-7/21
Asteraceae Sericocarpus linifolius Narrowleaf Whitetop Aster 7/1 6/19-7/31
Asteraceae Silphium asteriscus Southern Rosinweed 7/1 5/20-8/27
Asteraceae Solidago juncea Early Goldenrod 7/1 7/1-8/13
Bignoniaceae Bignonia capreolata Cross Vine 5/18 3/31-5/18
Brassicaceae Dentaria heterophylla Slender Toothwort 3/24 3/13-4/29
Cactaceae Opuntia humifusa Eastern Prickly Pear ? 4/15-6/26
Campanulaceae Lobelia inflata Indian Tobacco 7/1 7/1-11/7
Campanulaceae Triodanis perfoliata Venus' Looking Glass 5/6-5/18 4/15-6/4
Caprifoliaceae Diervilla rivularis Mountain Bush Honeysuckle 7/1 6/5-7/21
Caprifoliaceae Viburnum acerifolium Mapleleaf Viburnum 5/6-5/14 5/1-5/21
Caprifoliaceae Viburnum dentatum Southern Arrowwood ? 6/5
Caryophyllaceae Minuartia glabra Appalachian Sandwort 4/6-5/18 4/6-6/5
Caryophyllaceae Stellaria pubera Star Chickweed 3/24 3/10-5/29
Celastraceae Euonymus americanus Strawberry Bush 5/6-5/14 4/28-5/29
Clusiaceae Hypericum gentianoides Orange Grass ? 7/21-10/16
Clusiaceae Hypericum punctatum Spotted St. John's Wort 7/1 7/1-9/14
Commelinaceae Tradescantia subaspera Zigzag Spiderwort 5/6 5/6-8/29
Convolvulaceae Ipomoea pandurata Wild Potato Vine 7/1 6/10-9/13
Cornaceae Cornus alternifolia Alternate Leaf Dogwood ? 4/11
Cornaceae Cornus florida Flowering Dogwood 4/6 3/25-5/7
Crassulaceae Diamorpha smallii Elf Orpine 4/6-5/18 4/3-5/18
Cuscutaceae Cuscuta harperi Harper's Dodder 10/3 7/1-10/16
Cuscutaceae Cuscuta pentagona Field Dodder 8/9 7/1-10/18
Diapensiaceae Galax urceolata Galax ? 4/29-6/5
Dioscoreaceae Dioscorea quaternata Whorled Wild Yam 5/6 4/16-6/1
Droseraceae Drosera brevifolia Dwarf Sundew 5/18 5/10-5/28
Ericaceae Epigaea repens Trailing Arbutus 3/24 3/17-3/28
Ericaceae Kalmia latifolia Mountain Laurel 5/6-5/14 4/22-6/6
Ericaceae Oxydendrum arboreum Sourwood 7/1 7/1-8/15
Ericaceae Rhododendron arborescens Smooth Azalea ? 6/3-6/18
Ericaceae Rhododendron canescens Mountain Azalea ? 4/6-5/7
Ericaceae Rhododendron minus Piedmont Rhododendron ? 6/5
Ericaceae Vaccinium arboreum Farkleberry 5/18 4/18-6/5
Ericaceae Vaccinium fuscatum Black Highbush Blueberry ? ?
Ericaceae Vaccinium pallidum Blue Ridge Blueberry ? 3/28-5/5
Ericaceae Vaccinium stamineum Deerberry 5/6 4/6-5/28
Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia pubentissima False Flowering Spurge 5/6-7/1 4/6-8/8
Fabaceae Cercis canadensis Eastern Redbud ? 3/15-4/19
Fabaceae Robinia hispida Bristly Locust 5/18 4/28-5/18
Fabaceae Tephrosia virginiana Goat's Rue 5/14 5/12-6/10
Fabaceae Vicia caroliniana Woodland Vetch 3/24 3/17-5/1
Gentianaceae Gentiana saponaria Soapwort Gentian 10/3 9/27-10/30
Geraniaceae Geranium maculatum Wild Geranium 3/24 3/15-5/5
Grossulariaceae Ribes curvatum Granite Gooseberry ? 5/1-5/7
Grossulariaceae Ribes cynosbati Eastern Prickly Gooseberry ? ?
Hydrangeaceae Hydrangea arborescens Wild Hydrangea 7/1 6/5-7/4
Hydrangeaceae Hydrangea quercifolia Oak-Leaf Hydrangea ? 5/25-6/6
Hydrophyllaceae Phacelia bipinnatifida Fern-Leaved Phacelia 3/24-5/6 3/17-5/26
Iridaceae Hypoxis hirsuta Common Yellow Stargrass 5/6-5/18 3/21-11/7
Iridaceae Iris verna Dwarf Violet Iris 3/24 3/17-4/25
Lamiaceae Prunella vulgaris Heal All 7/1 4/10-9/21
Lamiaceae Salvia lyrata Lyre-Leaved Sage 5/6-5/14 4/5-5/18
Lauraceae Sassafras albidum Sassafras ? 3/28-4/10
Liliaceae Aletris farinosa White Colic Root ? 5/28-6/19
Liliaceae Allium speculae Little River Canyon Onion 5/6-5/18 5/6-6/5
Liliaceae Chamaelirium luteum Fairy Wand 5/18 5/5-6/4
Liliaceae Hymenocallis caroliniana Carolina Spider Lily ? 8/2-8/29
Liliaceae Maianthemum racemosum Solomon's Plume ? 3/29-5/29
Liliaceae Polygonatum biflorum Solomon's Seal ? 4/22-5/24
Liliaceae Schoenolirion croceum Sunnybell 4/6-5/18 4/3-5/18
Liliaceae Trillium cuneatum Little Sweet Betsy ? 3/11-5/4
Loganiaceae Gelsemium sempervirens Yellow Jessamine 3/24-4/6 3/21-5/6
Magnoliaceae Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip Tree ? 4/5-5/21
Magnoliaceae Magnolia tripetala Umbrella Magnolia 5/6 4/22-5/20
Melastomataceae Rhexia mariana Maryland Meadow Beauty 7/1 7/1-8/27
Oleaceae Chionanthus virginicus Fringe Tree 5/6 4/6-5/10
Orchidaceae Spiranthes cernua Nodding Ladies' Tresses 10/21 10/3-10/29
Oxalidaceae Oxalis violaceae Violet Wood Sorrel 5/6 3/20-5/20
Passifloraceae Passiflora incarnata Passion Flower ? 6/5-9/17
Passifloraceae Passiflora lutea Yellow Passion Flower ? 7/7-8/14
Phytolaccaceae Phytolacca americana Pokeweed 7/1 5/15-10/18
Polemoniaceae Phlox amoena Hairy Phlox 5/6 3/20-5/29
Polemoniaceae Phlox carolina Carolina Phlox 7/1 5/12-10/15
Polygalaceae Polygala curtissii Curtiss' Milkwort 7/1 5/18-10/16
Polygalaceae Polygala nana Wild Bachelor's Button 5/6 4/15-5/29
Portulacaceae Phemeranthus mengesii Menges' Fameflower 7/1-8/9 5/16-8/9
Ranunculaceae Anemone americana Round-Lobed Hepatica 3/24 3/17-4/13
Ranunculaceae Thalictrum thalictroides Rue Anemone 3/24 3/1-5/8
Ranunculaceae Xanthorhiza simplicissima Yellowroot 3/24 3/23-4/24
Rosaceae Amelanchier arborea Common Serviceberry 3/24 3/5-4/19
Rosaceae Crataegus punctata Dotted Hawthorn 5/6 4/6-5/6
Rosaceae Malus angustifolia Southern Crabapple ? 4/23
Rosaceae Photinia melanocarpa Black Chokeberry ? ?
Rosaceae Potentilla canadensis Dwarf Cinquefoil 3/24 3/24-5/5
Rosaceae Potentilla recta Rough-Fruited Cinquefoil 5/18 5/11-6/1
Rosaceae Potentilla simplex Common Cinquefoil 5/6 3/31-6/10
Rubiaceae Galium circaezans Wild Licorice ? 5/5-6/6
Rubiaceae Houstonia caerulea Quaker Ladies 3/24-5/18 3/5-6/10
Rubiaceae Houstonia purpurea Large Houstonia 5/6 4/10-8/21
Rubiaceae Houstonia pusilla Small Bluets 3/24 3/5-4/20
Rubiaceae Mitchella repens Partridge Berry 5/6-5/18 4/29-6/6
Sarraceniaceae Sarracenia oreophila Green Pitcher Plant ? 5/1-6/5
Saxifragaceae Heuchera americana Common Alumroot 5/6 4/10-6/3
Saxifragaceae Tiarella cordifolia Foamflower 3/24-5/6 3/17-5/29
Scrophulariaceae Mecardonia acuminata Axilflower 8/9 7/19-10/15
Scrophulariaceae Pedicularis canadensis Common Lousewort ? 3/21-5/1
Scrophulariaceae Penstemon tenuiflorus Eastern Whiteflower Beardtongue 5/6-5/14 4/23-6/1
Smilacaceae Smilax bona-nox Saw Greenbrier 5/14 4/29-6/1
Smilacaceae Smilax glauca Cat Greenbrier 5/14 4/29-6/4
Smilacaceae Smilax rotundifolia Common Greenbrier 5/18 3/31-5/30
Solanaceae Solanum carolinense Horse Nettle 7/1 5/12-9/16
Styracaceae Styrax americanus American Snowbell ? ?
Theaceae Stewartia ovata Mountain Camellia ? 6/18
Thymelaeaceae Dirca palustris Eastern Leatherwood ? 3/18-4/3
Verbenaceae Callicarpa americana American Beautyberry 7/1 7/1-7/19
Verbenaceae Verbena urticifolia White Vervain 7/1 7/1-9/14
Violaceae Viola hastata Halberd-Leaved Violet 3/24 3/17-5/10
Violaceae Viola palmata Three-Lobed Violet 3/24 3/1-5/8
Violaceae Viola pedata Birdfoot Violet 3/24 3/17-4/26
Violaceae Viola rostrata Long-Spurred Violet 3/24 2/19-5/1
Violaceae Viola sagittata Arrow-Leaf Violet 3/24 3/17-4/18
Violaceae Viola sororia Common Blue Violet 3/24 3/4-4/27
Xyridaceae Xyris difformis Bog Yellow-Eyed Grass 8/9 8/9
Xyridaceae Xyris iridifolia Wide-Leaved Yellow-Eyed Grass 8/9 8/9