SOME LATE SUMMER WILDFLOWERS

Slender ladies’s tresses (Spiranthes lacera)
Orchidaceae, the orchid family
September 24, 2020 on a sparsely wooded bluff edge in Delaware County

Riddell’s goldenrod, Solidago riddellii
Asteraceae, the aster family
September 21, 202 at a fen-like meadow in Clark County

Showy goldenrod (Solidago speciosa)
Asteraceae, the aster family
September 17, 2010 at a dry bluff in Delaware County

Wreath goldenrod (Solidago caesia)
Asteraceae, the aster family
September 16, 2020 at Alum Creel State Park, Delaware County

Dodder (Cuscuta gronovii)
Convolvulaceae, the morning-glory family
September 14, 2020 at Pearl’s Fen, Greene County

Sawtoothed sunflower (Helianthus grosseserratus)
Asteraceae, the sunflower family
with Sparnopolius confusus at OSU-Marion Prairie, September 9, 2020

Purple-leaved willow-herb (Epilobium coloratum)
;Onagraceae, the evening-orimrose family)
September 8, 2010 in a Franklin County wetland

Tall ironweed (Vernonia gigantea)
Asteraceae, the aster family
September 7, 2020 at a Hocking County meadow

Evening primrose (Oenothera biennis)
Onagraceae, the evening-primrose family
September 2, 2020 at OSU’s Waterman Farms

Common sneezeweed (Helenium autuminale)
Asteraceae, the aster family
August 30, 2020 at Prairie Oaks Metro Park, Franklin County

Swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)
Apocynaceae, the dogbane family
August 30, 2020 at Prairie Oaks , Metro Park, Franklin County

Slender false foxglove (Agalinus tenuifolia)
Orobanchaceae, the broom-rape family
August 27, 2020 in at a bluff in Delaware County

Pasture thistle (Cirsium discolor)
Asteraceae, the aster family
August 27, 2020 at a roadside in Delaware County