Ontario Weeds & Wildflowers
purple
Name:   Cut-leaved Toothwort
 Month picture taken: May
 
PL5-1

 

Name:    Violet
 Month picture taken: May
PL5-2

 

Name:    Violet
 Month picture taken: May
PL5-3

 

Name: Spring Beauty
Month picture taken: May
PL5-4
Name:    Violet
 Month picture taken: May
PL5-6

 

Name:   Fringed Polygala or Gaywings
 Month picture taken: June
flowers in May/June
PL5-7
Name:      Bird's-eye Primrose   (Primula mistassinica )
 Month picture taken: May 2008
 
PL5-8
Name:      Cow Vetch
 Month picture taken: June
 
PL6-1
Name:   Crown Vetch        (Coronilla varia L.)
 Month picture taken: June
 
PL6-2
Name:     Harebell (Round-leaved Bellflower)
Campanula rotundifolia
 Month picture taken: June
 
PL6-3
Name:   Selfheal      (Prunella vulgaris) 
 Month picture taken: June
Mint family
PL6-4
Name:     Fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium) Evening Primrose family
 Month picture taken: June
 
PL6-5

 

Name:     Beach Pea    (Lathyrus japonicus)
 Month picture taken: June  (Cape Breton, N.S.)
 
PL6-6

 

Name:     Lupins
 Month picture taken: June
PL6-7

 

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 Month picture taken: July
PL7-1    

 

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 Month picture taken: July
PL7-2      
Name:     Canada Thistle     (Cirsium arvense)
 Month picture taken: July
PL7-3      

 

Name:     Wild Bergamot     (Monarda fistulosa)
 Month picture taken: July
PL7-4          

 

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 Month picture taken: July
PL7-5    
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 Month picture taken: July
PL7-6    
Name:     Alfalfa      (Medicago sativa)
 Month picture taken: July
PL7-7   
Name:     Swamp Vervain   (Verbena hastata)
 Month picture taken: July  
PL7-8     Has medicinal uses - depression, headache, jaundice, coughs, and fever. Externally for acne, and wounds.  ***Can interfere with hormone therapy, and blood pressure meds, and large doses cause vomiting and diarrhea.
Name:     Lesser Burdock (Arctium minus)
 Month picture taken: August
 
PL8-2
Purple Loosestrife 
Name:     Purple Loosestrife  (Lythrum salicaria)
 Month picture taken: August
Originally brought from Europe - Invasive
PL8-3
Name:    Bull Thistle (Cirsium vulgare)
 Month picture taken: August
 
PL8-4

Name:  Lobelia
 Month picture taken: August
 
PL8-5

Name:      Wild Aster
 Month picture taken: August
 
PL8-6
Name:   Red Clover   (Trifolium pratense)
 Month picture taken: August  & June
PL8-7     
Name:   Pickerelweed   (Pontedaria cordata)
 Month picture taken: August
 
PL8-8
Name:   Climbing nightshade (Solanum dulcamara), aka Bittersweet
Month picture taken: August (Berries below - September)
 PL8-9

Name:   Spotted Knapweed - (Centaurea maculosa)
 Month picture taken: September
 
PL9-1
Name:   Creeping Bellflower (Campanula rapunculoides)
 Month picture taken: September
 
PL9-2
Name:   Basil - (Satureja vulgaris )
 Month picture taken: September
 Member of the mint family
PL9-3
Name:     Closed Gentian  (Gentiana andrewsii)
 Month picture taken: September
 
PL9-4
Name:     Aster
 Month picture taken: September
 
PL9-5
Name:     Fringed Gentian
 Month picture taken: September
 
PL9-6