Wildflowers

Larger Blue Flag Iris

Dwarf Crested Iris
Orange Hawkweed
Hairy Hawkweed
Ox-eye Daisy. These flowers are everywhere right now.
Yellow Water Buttercup
Columbine. From the buttercup familly

 

Wildflowers

Wild Lupine: from the pea family. I can’t tell you how amazing it is to see acres and acres of these stunning flowers all over roadsides in the UP
Smaller Forget-Me-Not. Similar to the true Forget-Me-Not but smaller. Obvs. the name. These were growing like a weed ground cover in my yard.
Drooping Trillium
Horseradish
Rough Avens
Possibly Bird’s Eye Speedwell
White Baneberry
Wildflowers

Bunchberry, aka dwarf cornel. Member of the dogwood family. Has a cluster of red berries in the fall.
Common strawberry.
False Solomon’s Seal
White Adder’s Mouth
Hairy Rockcress
Dyer’s Weed
Wildflowers

The beautiful woodland trillium. You should never pick wild ones – it can kill the entire plant.
Starflower: from the primrose family
Marsh marigolds are a common sight along rivers in the UP. These beauties were under water for more than a week and were still blooming after the water receded.
Wood anemone
Yellow violet
Forget-me-nots. These little blue beauties just started blooming.
Toothwort, pepperwort
Clintonia, also known as corn lily.
Flowering spurge

 

Wildflowers

Dutchman’s Breeches: member of the bleeding heart family
Appropriately named Sweet White Violet