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What's Blooming  » Calendar

(257 records of blooming dates for Vascular Plants at GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN STATE PARK sorted by Month and Day)

March (day of month - clicking day of month link does a Google Image search for that plant)
      1 Acer rubrum - Red Maple (16)
      2 Claytonia caroliniana - Carolina Spring-beauty (17)
      3 Cardamine concatenata - Cutleaf Toothwort (22)
      4 Claytonia caroliniana - Carolina Spring-beauty (22)
      5 Viola rotundifolia - Roundleaf Violet (22)
      6 Cymophyllus fraserianus - Fraser's Sedge (28)
      7 Erythronium americanum ssp. americanum - American Trout-lily (28)
      8 Phacelia fimbriata - Fringed Phacelia (28)

April (day of month - clicking day of month link does a Google Image search for that plant)
      1 Cardamine concatenata - Cutleaf Toothwort (01, 07)
      2 Boykinia aconitifolia - Brook Saxifrage (12)
      3 Sanguinaria canadensis - Bloodroot (18)
      4 Viburnum lantanoides - Hobblebush, Witch's-hobble, Tangle-legs (18)
      5 Anemone acutiloba - Sharp-lobed Hepatica, Sharp-lobed Liverleaf (20)
      6 Pedicularis canadensis - Early Wood Lousewort (23)
      7 Cymophyllus fraserianus - Fraser's Sedge (25)
      8 Sambucus racemosa - Red Elderberry (25)
      9 Urtica dioica - Stinging Nettle (25)

May (day of month - clicking day of month link does a Google Image search for that plant)
      1 Uvularia sessilifolia - Sessile-leaf Bellwort (02)
      2 Dicentra canadensis - Squirrel-corn (03)
      3 Mitella diphylla - Two-leaf Bishop's-cap (03)
      4 Phacelia fimbriata - Fringed Phacelia (03)
      5 Ranunculus recurvatus var. recurvatus - Hooked Buttercup, Hooked Crowfoot (03)
      6 Stellaria pubera - Giant Chickweed (03)
      7 Streptopus lanceolatus var. lanceolatus - Eastern Rose Mandarin, Eastern Twisted-stalk (03)
      8 Tiarella cordifolia - Heart-leaved Foamflower (03)
      9 Trillium erectum - Ill-scent Trillium (03)
      10 Uvularia grandiflora - Large-flowered Bellwort (03)
      11 Uvularia perfoliata - Perfoliate Bellwort (03)
      12 Viola canadensis - Canada Violet (03)
      13 Viola sororia var. sororia - Dooryard Violet, Confederate Violet, Common Blue Violet (03)
      14 Acer pensylvanicum - Striped Maple (04)
      15 Prosartes lanuginosa - Yellow Mandarin, Yellow Fairybells (04)
      16 Viola blanda - Sweet White Violet (04)
      17 Viola canadensis - Canada Violet (04)
      18 Viola hastata - Halberd-leaved Yellow Violet (04)
      19 Amelanchier laevis - Allegheny Service-berry (10)
      20 Pedicularis canadensis - Early Wood Lousewort (11)
      21 Asarum canadense - Canada Wild-ginger (14)
      22 Trillium undulatum - Painted Trillium (16)
      23 Viburnum lantanoides - Hobblebush, Witch's-hobble, Tangle-legs (16)
      24 Magnolia fraseri - Fraser Magnolia (19)
      25 Cypripedium acaule - Pink Lady's-slipper (24)
      26 Kalmia buxifolia - Sand-myrtle (24)
      27 Acer pensylvanicum - Striped Maple (25)
      28 Aesculus flava - Yellow Buckeye (25)
      29 Arisaema triphyllum - Jack-in-the-pulpit (25)
      30 Carex gracillima - Graceful Sedge (25)
      31 Carex pedunculata - Longstalk Sedge (25)
      32 Carex pensylvanica - Pennsylvania Sedge (25)
      33 Clintonia umbellulata - White Clintonia (25)
      34 Diphylleia cymosa - Umbrella-leaf (25)
      35 Hamamelis virginiana - American Witch-hazel (25)
      36 Houstonia caerulea - Common Bluet (25)
      37 Iris cristata - Crested Dwarf Iris (25)
      38 Luzula multiflora - Heath Woodrush (25)
      39 Maianthemum canadense - Wild-lily-of-the-valley (25)
      40 Maianthemum racemosum - Solomon's Plume, False Solomon's-seal (25)
      41 Mitreola petiolata - Miterwort (25)
      42 Poa trivialis - Scribner Bluegrass (25)
      43 Polygonatum pubescens - Downy Solomon's-seal (25)
      44 Rhododendron maximum - Great Laurel (25)
      45 Rhododendron vaseyi - Pink-shell Azalea (25)
      46 Sedum ternatum - Wood Stonecrop (25)
      47 Stellaria media - Common Starwort (25)
      48 Thaspium trifoliatum var. trifoliatum - Purple Meadow-parsnip (25)
      49 Trillium erectum - Ill-scent Trillium (25)
      50 Trillium undulatum - Painted Trillium (25)
      51 Viola affinis - Lecontes Violet (25)
      52 Aralia nudicaulis - Wild Sarsaparilla (26)
      53 Cardamine clematitis - Mountain Bittercress (26)
      54 Polygonatum biflorum var. commutatum - Large Solomon's-seal, King Solomon's-seal (26)
      55 Trillium undulatum - Painted Trillium (26)
      56 Packera aurea - Golden Ragwort (27)
      57 Rhododendron vaseyi - Pink-shell Azalea (27)
      58 Trillium undulatum - Painted Trillium (27)
      59 Myosotis scorpioides - True Forget-me-not (28)
      60 Diphylleia cymosa - Umbrella-leaf (29)
      61 Leiophyllum buxifolium var. prostratum - Hanging Rock Sand-myrtle (30)

June (day of month - clicking day of month link does a Google Image search for that plant)
      1 Clintonia borealis - Clinton Lily (01)
      2 Isotrema macrophyllum - Pipevine, Dutchman's-pipe (01)
      3 Acer spicatum - Mountain Maple (08)
      4 Aquilegia canadensis - Wild Columbine (08)
      5 Arabidopsis lyrata ssp. lyrata - Lyreleaf Rockcress, Dwarf Rockcress (08)
      6 Cardamine clematitis - Mountain Bittercress (08)
      7 Carex intumescens - Bladder Sedge (08)
      8 Carex misera - Wretched Sedge (08)
      9 Clintonia borealis - Clinton Lily (08)
      10 Dryopteris intermedia - Evergreen Woodfern (08)
      11 Hydatica petiolaris - Appalachian Saxifrage, Cliff Saxifrage (08)
      12 Oxalis montana - White Wood-sorrel (08)
      13 Poa alsodes - Grove Meadow Grass (08)
      14 Polypodium virginianum - Rock Polypody (08)
      15 Prunus pensylvanica - Fire Cherry (08)
      16 Rhododendron catawbiense - Catawba Rhododendron (08)
      17 Smilax herbacea - Smooth Herbaceous Greenbrier (08)
      18 Thalictrum clavatum - Mountain Meadow-rue (08)
      19 Thaspium barbinode - Hairy-jointed Meadow-parsnip (08)
      20 Viola canadensis - Canada Violet (08)
      21 Acer spicatum - Mountain Maple (09)
      22 Aesculus flava - Yellow Buckeye (09)
      23 Anemone virginiana var. virginiana - Tall Anemone, Thimbleweed (09)
      24 Arisaema triphyllum - Jack-in-the-pulpit (09)
      25 Hydrophyllum virginianum var virginianum - - (09)
      26 Isotrema macrophyllum - Pipevine, Dutchman's-pipe (09)
      27 Osmorhiza longistylis - Smoother Sweet-cicely (09)
      28 Oxalis montana - White Wood-sorrel (09)
      29 Rhododendron catawbiense - Catawba Rhododendron (09)
      30 Rhododendron catawbiense var catawbiense - Catawba Rhododendron (09)
      31 Rubus allegheniensis - Allegheny Blackberry (09)
      32 Viola canadensis - Canada Violet (09)
      33 Zizia aptera - Golden Alexanders (09)
      34 Veratrum viride - American False-hellebore (11)
      35 Liriodendron tulipifera var. tulipifera - Tulip-tree, Yellow Poplar, Whitewood (12)
      36 Galax urceolata - Galax, Beetle-weed (13)
      37 Hydrophyllum virginianum - John's Cabbage (13)
      38 Kalmia latifolia - Mountain Laurel (13)
      39 Silene stellata - Starry Catchfly, Starry Campion (13)
      40 Cardamine clematitis - Mountain Bittercress (15)
      41 Fagus grandifolia - American Beech (15)
      42 Luzula multiflora - Heath Woodrush (15)
      43 Menziesia pilosa - Minniebush (15)
      44 Muhlenbergia sobolifera - Rock Muhly (15)
      45 Oxalis montana - White Wood-sorrel (15)
      46 Polystichum acrostichoides - Christmas Fern (15)
      47 Stellaria corei - Core's Starwort (15)
      48 Thaspium trifoliatum var. trifoliatum - Purple Meadow-parsnip (15)
      49 Viola macloskeyi - Smooth White Violet (15)
      50 Dryopteris intermedia - Evergreen Woodfern (21)
      51 Geum geniculatum - Bent Avens (21)
      52 Laportea canadensis - Wood Nettle (21)
      53 Lilium grayi - Gray's Lily (21)
      54 Trautvetteria caroliniensis - Carolina Tassel-rue (21)
      55 Veratrum viride - American False-hellebore (21)
      56 Platanthera orbiculata - Large Round-leaved Orchid (23)
      57 Urtica dioica - Stinging Nettle (25)
      58 Galax urceolata - Galax, Beetle-weed (26)
      59 Rhododendron maximum - Great Laurel (26)
      60 Actaea podocarpa - Mountain Black-cohosh, Late Black-cohosh (29)
      61 Allium burdickii - White Ramps (29)
      62 Amianthium muscitoxicum - Fly-poison (29)
      63 Asplenium montanum - Mountain Spleenwort (29)
      64 Brachyelytrum erectum - Bearded Short-husk (29)
      65 Carex rosea - Rosy Sedge (29)
      66 Conopholis americana - Squaw-root (29)
      67 Dryopteris intermedia - Evergreen Woodfern (29)
      68 Eutrochium fistulosum - Hollow-stem Joe-pye-weed (29)
      69 Galax urceolata - Galax, Beetle-weed (29)
      70 Geum geniculatum - Bent Avens (29)
      71 Hydatica petiolaris - Appalachian Saxifrage, Cliff Saxifrage (29)
      72 Kalmia latifolia - Mountain Laurel (29)
      73 Rhododendron calendulaceum - Flame Azalea (29)
      74 Rubus canadensis - Smooth Blackberry (29)
      75 Tradescantia subaspera - Zigzag Spider-wort (29)
      76 Lilium sp 1 - Blackwater Turk's Cap Lily (30)

July (day of month - clicking day of month link does a Google Image search for that plant)
      1 Lilium grayi - Gray's Lily (01)
      2 Arnoglossum muehlenbergii - Great Indian-plantain (06)
      3 Campanulastrum americanum - Tall Bellflower (16)
      4 Lilium superbum - Turk's-cap Lily, Lily-royal (16)
      5 Monarda didyma - Oswego Tea (21)
      6 Platanthera ciliaris - Yellow-fringe Orchid (29)

August (day of month - clicking day of month link does a Google Image search for that plant)
      1 Acer pensylvanicum - Striped Maple (01)
      2 Actaea pachypoda - White Baneberry (01)
      3 Agrostis perennans - Perenial Bentgrass (01)
      4 Athyrium asplenioides - Southern Lady Fern (01)
      5 Dryopteris intermedia - Evergreen Woodfern (01)
      6 Eurybia chlorolepis - Blue Ridge White Heart-leaved Aster (01)
      7 Eutrochium purpureum var. carolinianum - Carolina Joe-pye-weed (01)
      8 Festuca subverticillata - Nodding Fescue, Red Fescue (01)
      9 Geum geniculatum - Bent Avens (01)
      10 Houstonia caerulea - Common Bluet (01)
      11 Hydrangea arborescens - Wild Hydrangea (01)
      12 Impatiens capensis - Spotted Jewel-weed (01)
      13 Maianthemum racemosum - Solomon's Plume, False Solomon's-seal (01)
      14 Monarda didyma - Oswego Tea (01)
      15 Muhlenbergia frondosa - Wirestem Muhly (01)
      16 Osmorhiza longistylis - Smoother Sweet-cicely (01)
      17 Polystichum acrostichoides - Christmas Fern (01)
      18 Rhododendron maximum - Great Laurel (01)
      19 Rudbeckia laciniata - Cut-leaved Coneflower (01)
      20 Veratrum latifolium - Crisped Bunchflower (01)
      21 Impatiens capensis - Spotted Jewel-weed (03)
      22 Impatiens pallida - Pale Jewel-weed (03)
      23 Monarda didyma - Oswego Tea (03)
      24 Urtica dioica - Stinging Nettle (03)
      25 Rubus odoratus - Purple Flowering Raspberry (09)
      26 Aconitum uncinatum - Blue Monkshood (15)
      27 Actaea racemosa - Common Black-cohosh, Early Black-cohosh (15)
      28 Ageratina altissima - White Snakeroot (15)
      29 Athyrium angustum - Northern Lady Fern (15)
      30 Carex aestivalis - Summer Sedge (15)
      31 Chelone glabra - White Turtlehead (15)
      32 Clethra acuminata - Mountain Pepper-bush (15)
      33 Cuscuta rostrata - Beaked Dodder (15)
      34 Dryopteris intermedia - Evergreen Woodfern (15)
      35 Elymus hystrix - Bottle-brush Grass (15)
      36 Erigeron annuus - White-top Fleabane (15)
      37 Heuchera villosa - Hairy Alumroot (15)
      38 Leersia virginica - Virginia Cutgrass (15)
      39 Monotropa uniflora - Indian-pipe (15)
      40 Oclemena acuminata - Whorled Aster, Whorled Nodding-aster (15)
      41 Pleopeltis polypodioides - Resurrection Fern (15)
      42 Solidago curtisii - Curtis's Goldenrod (15)
      43 Solidago flaccidifolia - Appalachian Golden-rod (15)
      44 Thelypteris noveboracensis - New York Fern (15)
      45 Ageratina altissima - White Snakeroot (22)
      46 Amianthium muscitoxicum - Fly-poison (22)
      47 Athyrium asplenioides - Southern Lady Fern (22)
      48 Chelone glabra - White Turtlehead (22)
      49 Deparia acrostichoides - Silvery Spleenwort, Silvery Glade Fern (22)
      50 Eurybia divaricata - Common White Heart-leaved Aster (22)
      51 Impatiens pallida - Pale Jewel-weed (22)
      52 Oclemena acuminata - Whorled Aster, Whorled Nodding-aster (22)
      53 Solidago caesia - Bluestem Goldenrod (22)
      54 Solidago curtisii - Curtis's Goldenrod (22)
      55 Solidago glomerata - A Goldenrod (22)
      56 Thelypteris noveboracensis - New York Fern (22)
      57 Angelica atropurpurea - Purple-stem Angelica (31)
      58 Campanula divaricata - Southern Harebell (31)
      59 Chelone lyonii - Pink Turtlehead (31)
      60 Eurybia divaricata - Common White Heart-leaved Aster (31)
      61 Eutrochium purpureum var. purpureum - Sweet Joe-pye-weed (31)
      62 Leiophyllum buxifolium var. prostratum - Hanging Rock Sand-myrtle (31)
      63 Solidago squarrosa - Squarrose Goldenrod (31)

September (day of month - clicking day of month link does a Google Image search for that plant)
      1 Ageratina altissima - White Snakeroot (10)
      2 Agrostis perennans - Perenial Bentgrass (10)
      3 Aster cordifolius - Heart-leaf Aster (10)
      4 Aster lowrieanus - Fall Aster (10)
      5 Aster puniceus - Swamp Aster (10)
      6 Aster sagittifolius - Arrow-leaved Aster (10)
      7 Athyrium angustum - Northern Lady Fern (10)
      8 Chelone lyonii - Pink Turtlehead (10)
      9 Collinsonia canadensis - Canada Horse-balm (10)
      10 Epilobium ciliatum - Purpleleaf Willowherb (10)
      11 Eurybia divaricata - Common White Heart-leaved Aster (10)
      12 Eutrochium maculatum var. maculatum - Spotted Joe-pye-weed (10)
      13 Festuca subverticillata - Nodding Fescue, Red Fescue (10)
      14 Huperzia lucidula - Shining Clubmoss (10)
      15 Osmorhiza claytonii - Hairy Sweet-cicely (10)
      16 Prenanthes roanensis - Roan Rattlesnakeroot (10)
      17 Rudbeckia triloba - Brown-eyed Susan (10)
      18 Sanicula odorata - A Sanicle (10)
      19 Sedum telephioides - Allegheny Stonecrop (10)
      20 Solidago curtisii - Curtis's Goldenrod (10)
      21 Solidago glomerata - A Goldenrod (10)
      22 Thaspium trifoliatum var. aureum - Golden Meadow-parsnip (10)
      23 Ageratina altissima - White Snakeroot (12)
      24 Arnoglossum muehlenbergii - Great Indian-plantain (12)
      25 Cinna latifolia - Slender Wood-reed (12)
      26 Cuscuta rostrata - Beaked Dodder (12)
      27 Epifagus virginiana - Beechdrops (12)
      28 Smilax herbacea - Smooth Herbaceous Greenbrier (12)
      29 Solidago flexicaulis - Broad-leaved Goldenrod (12)
      30 Gentiana clausa - Closed Gentian (28)

October (day of month - clicking day of month link does a Google Image search for that plant)
      1 Leiophyllum buxifolium var. prostratum - Hanging Rock Sand-myrtle (08)
      2 Solidago flexicaulis - Broad-leaved Goldenrod (25)
      3 Hamamelis virginiana - American Witch-hazel (27)