New Jersey Tea in full bloom

Monarch Caterpillar enjoying a Common Milkweed

Vernonia fasciculata, Common Ironweed. 

Verbena stricta, Hoary Vervain

Wild Senna in late July

Eryngium yuccifolium, Rattlesnake Master

Wild Bergamot late July

Blue Indigo in full bloom  

Vernonia fasciculata, Common Ironweed plant. The nectar of the flowers attracts many different butterflies along with various bees.              

Monarch on a Common Milkweed

Bees collecting pollen on a Stiff Goldenrod

Monarch on a Rose Milkweed.

Hill top bed in late summer

Partridge Pea, Wild Quinine and Wild Bergamot 

A nice place to sit and watch nature

Showy Beardtongue blooming in June

Carex grayi in early November

Geranium maculatum, Wild Geranium

Common Violet in spring

Prairie Dropseed with Bush's Coneflower 

Rose Mallow in full bloom

Vernonia fasciculata, Common Ironweed

Shining Blue Star in late May

​Native to Central United States

May 2019 early stages of our woodland garden

Glade Mallow in Prairie

Ohio Spiderwort blooming in Prairie