University of Tennessee
Forest Resources AgResearch and Education Center
Oak Ridge Forest Cumberland Forest Highland Rim Forest Arboretum

Wildflowers List

Common Name

Scientific Name

Where Seen

Adams Needle

Yucca filamentosa

Rockpile Lead

Bloodroot

Sanguinaria canadensis

Oak-Hickory Trail, Wildflower Garden

Cardinal Flower

Lobelia cardinalis

Wildflower Garden, Marsh Area

Cranefly Orchid

Tipularia discolor

Lost Chestnut Trail

Daffodils

Narcissus

Lost Chestnut Trail

Daylilies

Heremocallis

Adjacent to the Arboretum parking lot

Downy Rattlesnake Plantain

Goodyera pubescens

Lost Chestnut Trail

Fly Poison

Amianthium muscitoxicum

Oak-Hickory Trail

Hollow Joe Pye Weed

Eupatorium fistulosum

Marsh Area

Indian Pink

Spigelia marilandica

Heath Cove Trail

Jack in the Pulpit

Arisaema triphyllum

Wildflower Garden

Japanese Stiltgrass

Microstegium vimineum

North Forest Loop Road, Cemetery Ridge Trail

Large Flowered Trillium

Trillium grandiflorum

Valley Road

Lenten Rose

Helleborus x hybridus

Wildflower Garden

Little Brown Jug

Hexastylis arifolia var. ruthii

Oak-Hickory Trail

Lizards Tail

Saururus cernuus

Marsh Area

Mayapple

Podophyllum peltatum

Cemetery Ridge and Backwoods trails

Mistletoe

Phoradendron leucarpum

Arboretum Boundary off Pellissippi Parkway

Oxeye Daisy

Leucanthemum vulgare

South Forest Loop Road

Pink Ladys Slipper

Cypripedium acaule

Marsh Road

Round-lobe Hepatica

Hepatica americana

Cemetery Ridge and Oak-Hickory trails

Rue Anemone

Thalictrum thalictroides

Oak-Hickory Trail

Squawroot

Conopholis americana

White Pine and Lost Chestnut trails

Sweet Betsy

Trillium cuneatum

Old Kerr Hollow Road

Virginia Pennywort

Obolaria virginica

Heath Cove Trail

White Baneberry (Dolls Eyes)

Actaea pachypoda

Oak-Hickory Trail

Wild Comfrey

Cynoglossum virginianum

Cross Roads Trail, South Forest Loop Road

Yellow Trillium

Trillium luteum

Old Kerr Hollow Road, Oak-Hickory and Heath Cove trails

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