Red – Pink

Below is a list of the most common Red – Pink Flowers in the area. Please click on an individual flower for detailed information and pictures.

Corn Cockle

Agrostemma githago Family Pink (Caryophyllaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Roadsides, meadows Status Non-Native Cycle Annual Height 1-3′ Flower Pink to reddish... Read More »

Pink Pyrola

Pyrola Asarifolia Family Shinleaf (Pyrolaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Moist forest Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 6-15″ Flower Single red-stemmed spike... Read More »

Twinflower

Linnaea borealis Family Honeysuckle (Caprifoliaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Moist forest, bogs Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 3-6″ Flower Flowers come... Read More »

Mullein - Pink

Lychnis coronaria Family Pink (Caryophyllaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Meadows, forest Status Non-Native Cycle Perennial Height 1-3′ Flower  Flowers have 5... Read More »

Deptford Pink

Dianthus armeria Family Pink (Caryophyllaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Meadows, fields Status Non-Native Cycle Annual/Perennial Height 8-20″ Flower Pink to red... Read More »

Milkweed

Asclepias syriaca Family Milkweed (Asclepiadaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Dunes, roadsides, fields Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 2-5′ Flower Pink, fragrant... Read More »

Milkweed - Swamp

Asclepias incarnata Family Milkweed (Asclepiadaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Wet, sunny, near streams and lakes, ditches, marshes Status Native Cycle Perennial... Read More »

Musk Mallow

Malva moschata Family Mallow (Malvaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Meadows, roadsides Status Non-Native Cycle Perennial Height 1-3′ Flower Musk mallow has... Read More »

Rose - Smooth

Rosa blanda Aiton Family Rose (Rosaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Forest edges, dunes, meadows Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 1-3′ Flower... Read More »

Bouncing Bet - P

Saponaria officinalis Family Pink (Caryophyllaceae) Bloom Summer, fall Habitat Fields, meadows, roadsides Status Non-Native Cycle Perennial Height 1-2′ Flower Several... Read More »

Vetch - Crown

Coronilla varia Family Bean or Pea (Fabaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Sunny, roadsides, fields Status Non-Native Cycle Perennial Height 1-2′ Flower... Read More »

Morning Glory

Also known as Bindweed Convolvulus arvensis Family Morning Glory (Convolvulaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Meadows, wood edges, fence rows Status Native... Read More »

Burdoc

Arctium minus Family Composite (Compositae) Bloom Summer, fall Habitat Meadows, forest edges, fence rows, roadsides Status Non-Native Cycle Biennial Height... Read More »

Joe-Pye Weed

Eupatorium maculatum Family Composite (Compositae) Bloom Summer Habitat Bogs, marshes, streams, lakes, ditches Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 2-10′ Flower... Read More »

Knapweed - Spotted

Centaurea maculosa Family Composite (Compositae) Bloom Summer Habitat Dry, sun, meadows, fields, dunes, roadsides Status Non-Native – INVASIVE Cycle Biennial... Read More »

Pea - Everlasting

Lathyrus latifolius Family Pea or Bean (Fabaceae) Bloom Summer, fall Habitat Roadsides, fields Status Non-Native Cycle Perennial Height 1-7′ Flower... Read More »

Thistle - Bull

Cirsium vulgare (Savi) Tenore Family Composite (Compositae) Bloom Summer Habitat Meadows, roadsides Status Non-Native Cycle Biennial Height 2-6′ Flower Flower... Read More »

Thistle - Canada

Cirsium arvense Family Composite (Compositae) Bloom Summer, fall Habitat Meadows, roadsides Status Non-Native Cycle Perennial Height 2-6′ Flower Flowers are... Read More »

Cardinal Flower

Lobelia cardinalis Family Bellflower (Campanulaceae) Bloom Late summer, early fall Habitat Wet, shade, marshes, along streams & lakes Status Native... Read More »

Fireweed

Epilobium angustifolium Family Evening Primrose (Onagraceae) Bloom Summer, early fall Habitat Dry, roadsides, recently burned woodland, meadows Status Native Cycle... Read More »

Spring Beauty

Claytonia carolinian Michx. Family Purslane (Portulacaceae) Bloom Spring Habitat Forest, shade, moist soil Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 3-6″ Flower... Read More »

Trillium-Red

Trillium erectum Family Lily (Liliaceae) Bloom Spring Habitat Deciduous Forest Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 6-24″ Flower Flowers have dark... Read More »

Geranium-Wild

Geranium maculatum Family Geranium (Geraniaceae) Bloom Spring Habitat Woods, meadows Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 1-2′ Flower Attractive pink, rose-purple,... Read More »

Bearberry

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Family Heath (Ericaceae) Bloom Spring, early summer Habitat Sun, sand, dunes Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 6-12″ Flower... Read More »

Columbine

Aquilegia canadensis Family Buttercup (Ranunculaceae) Bloom Late Spring, summer Habitat Deciduous forest, shade Status Native Cycle Perennial Height 1-2′ Flower... Read More »

Dame's Rocket

Hesperis matronalis Family Mustard (Cruciferae) Bloom Late spring, early summer Habitat Meadows, roadsides, forest edges Status Non-Native Cycle Biennial, Perennial... Read More »

Herb Robert

Geranium robertianum Family Geranium (Geraniaceae) Bloom Late spring, summer Habitat Deciduous forest and edges Status Native Cycle Annual, Perennial Height... Read More »

Lady's Slipper - Pink

Cypripedium acaule Family Orchid (Orchidaceae) Bloom Late spring, early summer Habitat Dry, shade, forest Status Native – Protected Michigan Wildflower... Read More »

Lady's Slipper - Showy

Cypripedium reginae Family Orchid (Orchidaceae) Bloom Late spring, early summer Habitat Wet, swamps, moist woods, slow-moving streams Status Native –... Read More »

Polygala - Fringed

Also known as Gaywings Polygala paucifolia Family Milkwort (Polygalaceae) Bloom Late spring, early summer Habitat Wet, marshes, moist forest, near... Read More »

Clover - Rabbit Foot

Trifolium arvense Family Pea or Bean (Fabaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Sun, fields, pastures, roadsides Status Non-Native Cycle Perennial Height 4-16″... Read More »

Clover - Red

Trifolium pratense Family Pea or Bean (Fabaceae) Bloom Summer Habitat Sun, fields, pastures, roadsides Status Non-Native Cycle Perennial Height 6-24″... Read More »

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