En EspaÑol



Narrow Your Search

Select State or Province

General Appearance

Lifespan

Light requirement
 Sun - 6 or more hrs
 Part shade - 2 to 6 hrs
 Shade - 2 hrs or less

Soil moisture
 Dry - no signs of moisture
 Moist - looks & feels damp
 Wet - saturated
Bloom Time
 Jan  Feb  Mar
 Apr  May  Jun
 Jul  Aug  Sep
 Oct  Nov  Dec
Bloom Color
 White  Red  Pink
 Orange  Yellow  Green
 Blue  Purple  Violet
 Brown  Black

Height (in feet)
 0-1  1-3  3-6  6-12
 12-36  36-72  72-100
 More than 100

Share

Special Collections

National Butterfly Center

The National Butterfly Center is dedicated to education, conservation and scientific research on wild butterflies. Its mission is "Growing Connections". The National Butterfly Center connects people to butterflies, which are intimately connected to native plants, which themselves are connected to the earth.

Printer Friendly: Species List | List with Images | List with QR Tags to Mobile


<< previous 1 2 next >> 
143 Results:   10  25  50 100 per page


scientific namecommon name(s)image gallery
Abutilon fruticosumIndian mallow
Texas Indian mallow
Abutilon hypoleucumRio Grande abutilon
White-leaf indian-mallow
Whiteleaf Indian mallow
Abutilon trisulcatumAnglestem Indian Mallow
Acacia berlandieriGuajillo
Berlandier acacia
Thornless Catclaw
Mimosa Catclaw
Round-flowered Catclaw
Huajillla
Matoral
Acacia farnesianaHuisache
Sweet acacia
Mealy wattle
Acacia greggiiCatclaw acacia
Gregg acacia
Long-flower catclaw
Una de gato
Acacia rigidulaBlackbrush acacia
Blackbrush
Catclaw
Chaparro prieto
Gavia
Acourtia runcinataFeatherleaf desertpeony
Peonia
Acacia schaffneriSchaffner's wattle
Twisted acacia
Adelia vaseyiVasey's Wild-lime
Aloysia gratissimaWhitebrush
Bee-brush
White-brush
Common bee-brush
Beebrush
Privet lippia
Allowissadula lozaniiLozano's False Indianmallow
Aloysia macrostachyaRio Grande beebrush
Woolly Bee-brush
Amyris madrensisMountain torchwood
Shrub Amyris
Amyris texanaChapotillo
Texas torchwood
Amoreuxia wrightiiWright's yellowshow
Yellow-Show
Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightiiFlame acanthus
Hummingbird bush
Wright's desert honeysuckle
Wright acanthus
Mexican flame
Wright's Mexican flame
Aphanostephus ramosissimusPlains dozedaisy
Lazy daisy
Asclepias oenotheroidesZizotes milkweed
Hierba de Zizotes
Longhorn milkweed
Side-cluster milkweed
Primrose milkweed
Lindheimer's milkweed
Baccharis neglectaFalse Willow
Jara dulce
Poverty Weed
Roosevelt Weed
Bernardia myricifoliaMouse Ears
Mouse's eye
Bouteloua dactyloidesBuffalograss
Buffalo grass
Buddleja sessilifloraRio Grande butterflybush
Tepozan
Castela erectaGoatbush
Carlowrightia parvifloraSmallflower Wrightwort
Celtis ehrenbergianaDesert hackberry
Spiny hackberry
Granjeno
Shiny hackberry
Huasteco
Celtis laevigataSugar hackberry
Hackberry
Sugarberry
Texas sugarberry
Palo blanco
Cephalanthus salicifoliusMexican Buttonbush
Chromolaena odorataJack in the bush
Fragrant boneset
Fragrant mistflower
Crucita
Blue mistflower
Chloracantha spinosaMexican devil-weed
Spiny chloracantha
Citharexylum berlandieriBerlandier's fiddlewood
Berlandier fiddlewood
Fiddlewood
Cirsium texanumTexas thistle
Clematis drummondiiDrummond's clematis
Old man's beard
Texas virgin's bower
Goat's beard
Coursetia axillarisTexas babybonnets
Conoclinium betonicifoliumBetonyleaf thoroughwort
Betony-leaf mistflower
Cordia boissieriMexican olive
Anacahuita
Texas wild olive
Anacahuite
Cooperia drummondiiEvening rain lily
Evening star rain lily
Conoclinium greggiiGregg's mistflower
Palmleaf thoroughwort
Palm-leaf mistflower
Palm-leaf thoroughwort
Purple palmleaf mistflower
Purple palmleaf eupatorium
Condalia hookeriBluewood condalia
Brasil
Brazilwood
Brazilian bluewood
Croton cortesianusCortez's Croton
Croton humilisPepperbush
Croton incanusTorrey's croton
Croton leucophyllusTwocolor Croton
Cynanchum racemosumTalayote
Dalea aureaGolden dalea
Golden prairie clover
Desmanthus virgatusWild Tantan
Dicliptera sexangularisSixangle foldwing
Diospyros texanaTexas persimmon
Mexican persimmon
Black persimmon
Chapote
Chapote prieto
Ebenopsis ebanoTexas ebony
Ebano
Echeandia chandleriChandler's craglily
Lila de los llanos
Ehretia anacuaAnacua
Sugarberry Anacua
Anaqua
Knockaway
Sandpaper tree
Erythrina herbaceaCoralbean
Cherokee bean
Red cardinal
Eysenhardtia texanaTexas kidneywood
Kidneywood
Bee-Brush
Vara dulce
Ferocactus hamatacanthus var. sinuatusTurk's-head Cactus
Fleischmannia incarnataPink Thoroughwort
Florestina tripterisSticky florestina
Forestiera angustifoliaNarrow-leaf forestiera
Tanglewood
Desert olive
Texas swamp-privet
Panalero
Forestiera pubescensStretchberry
Elbow bush
Spring herald
Funastrum cynanchoidesFringed twinevine
Climbing milkweed vine
Twine-vine
Glandularia bipinnatifidaPurple prairie verbena
Prairie verbena
Dakota vervain
Dakota mock vervain
Moradilla
Glandularia polyanthaRio Grande Mock Vervain
Glandularia quandrangulataBeaked mock vervain
Pale mock vervain
Chihuahuan mock vervain
Gochnatia hypoleucaShrubby Bullseye
Guaiacum angustifoliumTexas lignum-vitae
Guayacan
Soapbush
Havardia pallensTenaza
Huajillo
Ape's ear-ring
Helianthus annuusCommon sunflower
Heliotropium angiospermumScorpion's-tail
Scorpion-tail
Heliotropium confertifoliumLeafy heliotrope
Heliotropium curassavicumSalt heliotrope
Seaside heliotrope
Quail plant
Cola de mico
Cola de gama
Helietta parvifoliaBarreta
Hibiscus martianusHeartleaf rosemallow
Tulipan del Monte
Heartleaf Hibiscus
Jatropha dioicaLeatherstem
Leather Stem
Rubber Plant
Justicia longiiLongflower tubetongue
Justicia pilosellaGregg's tubetongue
Hairy Tube-tongue
False Honeysuckle
Justicia runyoniiRunyon's water-willow
Karwinskia humboldtianaCoyotillo
Humboldt coyotillo
Lantana achyranthifoliaBrushland shrubverbena
Mexican marjoram
Veinyleaf lantana
Lantana canescensHammock shrubverbena
Lantana urticoidesTexas lantana
Calico bush
West Indian shrub-verbena
Leucophyllum frutescensCenizo
Purple sage
Texas ranger
Texas barometer bush
Texas silverleaf
Texas sage
Lesquerella lasiocarpaRoughpod Bladderpod
Leucaena pulverulentaGreat leadtree
Tepaguaje
Lepidium virginicumVirginia peppergrass
Virginia pepperweed
Peppergrass
Poor man's pepper
Lippia albaBushy lippia
Lippia graveolensMexican oregano
Redbrush lippia
Malvastrum americanumIndian Valley False Mallow
Maurandella antirrhinifloraSnapdragon Vine
Roving sailor
Climbing snapdragon
Little snapdragon vine
Malvaviscus arboreus var. drummondiiTurk's cap or Turkscap
Drummond's turkscap
Wax mallow
Drummond wax-mallow
Red mallow
Texas mallow
Mexican apple
Manzanilla
Sleeping hibiscus
Bleeding hearts
Malpighia glabraAcerola
Barbados Cherry
Manzanita
Wild crapemyrtle
Mandevilla lanuginosaPlateau Rocktrumpet
Manfreda longifloraLongflower tuberose
Amole de río
Runyon's Huaco
Manfreda variegataMottled tuberose
Huaco
Manfreda
Texas tuberose
Manihot walkeraeWalker's manioc
Walker's manihot
Texas tapioca
Merremia dissectaAlamo Vine
Noyau vine
Correhuela de las Doce
Monarda citriodoraLemon beebalm
Purple horsemint
Lemon mint
Plains horsemint
Lemon horsemint
Horsemint
Purple lemon mint
Morus rubraRed mulberry
Moral
Parkinsonia aculeataRetama
Paloverde
Mexican Palo Verde
Jerusalem thorn
Lluvia de Oro
Passiflora foetidaCorona de Cristo
Scarlet-fruit passion flower
Fetid passionflower
Palafoxia hookerianaSand palafox
Hooker palafoxia
Sand palafoxia
Hooker's palafoxia
Pavonia lasiopetalaRock rose
Rose pavonia
Rose mallow
Pavonia
scientific namecommon name(s)image gallery

<< previous 1 2 next >> 
143 Results:   10  25  50 100 per page



E-NEWSLETTER | BECOME A MEMBER | DONATE NOW | MEDIA | SITEMAP
© 2014 Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center