Return to the Name That Plant Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Local flora ID

Posted by Krystalfoxfire none (My Page) on
Thu, May 10, 12 at 0:58

Does anyone know what these are?
These first 2 plants grow in the parks in the area, right by the path in little groups.

PLANT 1:
Photobucket

Photobucket

PLANT 2:
Photobucket

Photobucket

#3 is a very small, broad-leafed flowering plant.

PLANT 3
Photobucket


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Local flora ID

#1 appears to me to be Epilobium angustifolium, commonly known as fireweed (or maybe great willow herb to you). I'm already pulling it up in my yard this spring. I love it, just not in my gardens!

Here is a link that might be useful: info on fireweed


 o
RE: Local flora ID #3

And #3 looks like Maianthemum dilatatum to me.

Here is a link that might be useful: a picture


 o
RE: Local flora ID

Could the second plant be Campanula glomerata?


 o
RE: Local flora ID

I'd go for my old favourite Hesperis matronalis for no.2.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Name That Plant Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here