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Plant identification of tree on Kent State University in Ohio
August 09, 2011
Hello. I am fond of a very large (wide) tree on a university campus in Ohio. I ...
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Identifying tiny plant from Philadelphia PA
August 07, 2011
I would like help identifying a tiny plant. I tried using using the plant ident...
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Want to know the name of a string looking moss in OR.
August 02, 2011
I want to know the name of a string looking moss or Licha that grows on pine tre...
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Plant identification of chenille-like plant in Florida
July 27, 2011
I live in Central Florida. I have a small, 8-10 inch plant that grows wild in th...
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Plant identification of 3-leaf plant with red berries in Utah
July 27, 2011
I would like to send you a picture to ID a 3 leaf plant with red berries. Could ...
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Name for paloverde look-alike near Colorado Springs
July 26, 2011
I don't know where this plant comes from. However, I am wondering what the nam...
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Identification of Sagittaria-like plant with purple flowers
July 21, 2011
I have collected a wetland plant that I can't seem to identify. Its an emergen...
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Plant Identification
July 14, 2011
What is the common purple flower found in fields that has a yellow flattened ova...
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Identification of shrub with purple flowers in Las Vegas, Nevada
July 13, 2011
Large purple flower shrub, flowers are on long stems. Round flowers with green l...
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Mystery Ground Cover in WI
July 11, 2011
I am trying to identify a ground cover plant that has started growing in my yard...
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Plant identification for Florida
July 10, 2011
I am looking for the name of a plant that has long stalks and wispy long leaves ...
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Identification of a low raspberry-like plant in New Brunswick
July 09, 2011
I am searching for a plant I found last year while walking in the woods in early...
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Difference between Erigeron strigosus and E. annuus
July 07, 2011
How can you tell the difference between Erigeron strigosus or Erigeron annuus. ...
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Identification of a vine with purple flowers
July 06, 2011
I'm trying to identify a vine-like plant growing in my yard to determine if it ...
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Identification of vine in Louisiana
July 06, 2011
I have two vines in my backyard. I've looked at pictures of each and they both ...
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Plant identification of shrub with thorns and purple flowers
July 05, 2011
I have a small tree or shrub, it has very small or thin thorns on the branches. ...
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Plant identification for Montana
June 30, 2011
I am in forestry and work by Flathead Lake MT. I came across a wildflower and ca...
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Plant Identification
June 29, 2011
I live in east Austin Texas, close to Manor. I was pulling a particular "weed"...
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Learning to identify native plants in backyard
June 28, 2011
Please let me know how a layman like myself can identify native plants in my bac...
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Plant identification
June 27, 2011
I have a plant my Dad had found years ago. Last of April a stem with bulb shaped...
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Plant identification
June 25, 2011
I see a previous question from Ohio on this plant, so I will copy the descriptio...
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Non-native little leaf linden (Tilia cordata)
June 24, 2011
What is the name of the little leaf linden that has no flowers or pods to shed?
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Plant identification of a trillium in New Jersey
June 23, 2011
I have several Trillium grown from one seed source. The plant looks like Trilliu...
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Plant Identification
June 23, 2011
I live in Alaska and have TEENY cute 5 petaled white flowers growing on my lawn....
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More information about Trillium in New Jersey
June 23, 2011
Hi, Nan. FYI. The Trillium seeds in question came from the State of Alabama. I...
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Plant identification
June 19, 2011
I am trying to identify a flowering plant I saw today in Houston. Its leaves are...
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Plant identification
June 18, 2011
Hello- I would like to know what is this plant? It grows in part to full sun ov...
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Plant identification of Indian Cane
June 18, 2011
I live in southern Alabama. We have a plant that is wild but I can not find any ...
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Plant identification
June 17, 2011
I have an area of some plants growing wild in woods behind my house. It will cre...
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Plant identification of fern-like tree in Tennessee/North Carolina
June 17, 2011
Was on my way to Hilton Head and noticed near the border of Tennessee and North ...
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Plant identification
June 17, 2011
There is a sweet pea like vine that grows along the road in NC. IT is pink and l...
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Plant identification for Westcave Preserve
June 16, 2011
Green greetings! In the canyon at Westcave Preserve last month, I saw a plant I ...
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Plant identification
June 16, 2011
I have a photo of a shrubby plant with large spines. Is there a way for me to a...
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Plant identification
June 15, 2011
I have a plant similar to sheepshire. It has red leaves and yellow blooms exactl...
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Silverleaf Nightshade, Happy in El Paso Texas
June 14, 2011
Trying to identify a small wildflower all over in our El Paso neighborhood. Lave...
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Plant identification in Parker County, Texas
June 14, 2011
Hi. Growing alongside a country road, here in Parker County I photographed what...
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Plant identification
June 11, 2011
This plant will grow 12-15 feet or more in height in the rural areas of Ellis Co...
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Plant identification
June 07, 2011
Please help me identify this volunteer plant in my back yard in Austin, TX. It ...
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Identification of plant from Tennessee
June 06, 2011
I was trying to find the identity of a plant my Grandmother grew around her hous...
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Identification of a mushroom in England
June 02, 2011
I have a fungi I cannot recognize. It has a whitish soft pithy stem about 2/3 mm...
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Identity of yellow thistle-like plant
June 01, 2011
Dear Mr.Smarty Plants, I see this flower along the road but I can't seem to fi...
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Identification of small plant
May 31, 2011
Hi, Mr. Smarty Plants, We are doing a biology project where we have to identify...
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Ivy with holes in its leaves
May 31, 2011
Mr. Smarty Pants, Please help me, I was given an ivy (origin unknown). It is ...
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Looking for the identification of spice or cinnamon bush
May 30, 2011
My grandmother had a flowering bush that had little yellow flowers on it and sme...
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Identification of plant in wildflower show
May 29, 2011
Was in Julian California yesterday for a wild flower display. Had a bad stomach...
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Identification of thorny shrub with blue berries
May 24, 2011
Thorny shrub with blue berries. In our acid sandy loam we have many thorn bushe...
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Identification of small tree in McKinney TX with puffy red/pink bloom
May 23, 2011
Looking for info on McKinney area sm/med size tree found at water's edge that h...
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Plant identification for Beeville, TX
May 15, 2011
Hi, Mr. Smarty Plants, I just saw this question on your web site: "Today in ...
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Plant identification for Beeville, TX
May 14, 2011
Today in Beeville, TX I came across a plant that looks like a grass, but has a s...
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Mystery small tree with many large thorns
May 09, 2011
In a small spot on over 2 acres, we have this strange tree/shrub. It is a singl...
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Identification of small plant with lavendar flower
May 07, 2011
I have something growing in my yard and pasture that for some odd reason is grow...
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Mystery plant in VA
May 06, 2011
We bought a new house with an established garden bed last fall. We have a tall ...
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Identification of pines on I35 between Dallas and Denton
May 03, 2011
I frequently drive I-35E from Dallas up to Denton and I've often wondered if th...
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Plant identification for West Virginia
May 01, 2011
Looking for the name of a wild flower in West Virginia, small golden colored pet...
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Identification of volunteer tree
April 28, 2011
I have a volunteer tree in my yard that has a mixture of serrated, non-serrated,...
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Identification of trees in Georgetown and Austin area from Chilton TX
April 24, 2011
I recently visited Georgetown,Texas and the Austin, Texas area. There were man...
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Identification of shrub from Kuala Lumpur
April 24, 2011
I am seeing too much of shrubs used for landscaping that looks like dill, its st...
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Identification of plant from childhood
April 23, 2011
I am trying to locate and identify a plant from my childhood (I'm 65). It was e...
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Identification of plants from India
April 20, 2011
Where can I find identification of a plant that is from India. It climbs up tree...
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Identification of purple flower near Ft. Worth
April 20, 2011
I'm doing a Flower Project for my Biology class. My partner and I have found a ...
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Plant identification
April 07, 2011
Comal County, Texas. Trying to identify a plant found growing in Comal Co. It w...
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Plant identification
April 06, 2011
I'm trying to figure out the name of a plant/shrub purchased a couple years ago...
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Identification of tree along Austin highways
April 01, 2011
I am trying to identify a large tree seen along many Austin Highways. The best I...
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Plant identification from Round Rock, TX
March 31, 2011
Although I do not believe the tree to be native I would like to identify it if p...
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Taxonomic question about Viola missouriensis and Viola affinis.
March 28, 2011
I have tentatively identified a violet as either Viola affinis or V. m...
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Identification of plant along Austin's Hike 'n' Bike Trail
March 28, 2011
Can you identify the tall (5-6 feet) lanky woody shrub which is growing on the s...
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Identity of plant at Zilker Botanical Gardens
March 22, 2011
I am trying to identify a large flowering shrub I saw at Zilker Botanical Garden...
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Plant identification
March 15, 2011
I don't know where this plant is from! I hope you can still help! I was given a...
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Identification of small purplish/pink flower with ferny leaves
March 13, 2011
There is a totally adorable tiny flower blooming right now in my lease pasture n...
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Identification of spiny plant in Yucca Mesa, CA
March 02, 2011
I have a very prickly bush on my property near Yucca Mesa, CA, (high desert). 2 ...
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Vine with edible nut in Chattooga County, Georgia
March 01, 2011
From an email to this Master Gardener- The lady said when she was young her gran...
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Plant similar to painted buckeye in Stewart Co., GA
February 26, 2011
My neighbor said that she saw a plant in Providence Canyon in Stewart Co, GA tha...
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Identification of tree or shrub from Simms TX
February 13, 2011
Thought you might have the expertise to help identify this tree/shrub? They were...
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Identification of low growing plants with flowers that resemble a bunch of grapes in Graford, TX
February 10, 2011
I am in northwest TX and I would like to know the name of the early blooming, ve...
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No, you are not crazy.
February 06, 2011
Has the family classification for Coral Yucca changed recently? I was going thr...
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Houseplant identification.
February 03, 2011
Please help me identify a houseplant that flowers a yellow flower at the base of...
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Mystery vine in Alberta, Canada
February 01, 2011
Recently, I came across a vine (looked like virginia creeper/clematis type base ...
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Identity of plant called 'Bell-flowered Yucca' associated with Lynn Lowrey
January 20, 2011
Please help identify a plant, the seeds of which are labeled "Bell Flowered Yuc...
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Identification of tall dry, stalk plant in Central Texas
January 19, 2011
I'm trying to identify a plant from my childhood in Central Texas, as I'd like...
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Plant identification of vine with hard brown bulb-shaped fruit
January 19, 2011
I was given a brown hard bulb-looking ball with rough tiny dots on it and told ...
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Getting rid of a small itchy vine in Granbury, Texas
December 24, 2010
I am clearing an area near some trees that has never been "domesticated". The...
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Identification of a wild vine in East Texas
December 17, 2010
Trying to identify a wild vine that grow 15-20 feet up our trees. The leaves are...
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Plant identification
November 30, 2010
I have had a plant for 37 years! It is a vine with leaves that grow in groups of...
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Information about non-native tung tree
November 20, 2010
Dear Mr. Smarty Plants, I have a tree growing in my yard in North Austin which I...
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Identification of vine-like plant.
November 13, 2010
I have a an odd plant that I bought years ago. It's like a vine. It has hard ru...
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Identification of vine in North Carolina
November 11, 2010
How can I send a picture to you of a vine that I can't seem to identify?
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Identification of purchased vine
November 11, 2010
Hi, I bought a hanging vine plant, and came with no id. The leaves are simple, ...
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Mystery Fruit in Ashland Oregon
November 10, 2010
Hi, I live in Oregon and while I was picking wild apples I came across what I th...
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Plant identification
November 04, 2010
I am trying to figure out what this plant is..It has light feathery leaves like ...
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Plant identification
November 02, 2010
Near Abilene State Park, a plant's leaves turn purple and it seems to have a pi...
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Identification of two Solanum species in Thorndale, Texas
November 01, 2010
Hi. NE of Austin in the Taylor/Rockdale area with sandy loam I have two kinds o...
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Plant Identification from Round Rock TX
October 26, 2010
I am looking for the name of a ground cover I saw that looked like large bur oak...
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Plant identification of yellow daisy-like flowers blooming in Austin
October 25, 2010
What is the name of the yellow daisy-like bush that is blooming now all over the...
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Plant identification
October 20, 2010
Need to identify multi branched plant, feathery appearance, approx 6' tall stal...
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Identification of thorny tree with lemon-like fruit
October 14, 2010
What would be a small lemon like fruit that grows on a bush with large thorns? ...
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Need an ID on a wisteria in Austin
October 12, 2010
I bought a different type wisteria several years ago, before I started trying to...
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Plant identification
October 12, 2010
Have two clippings from Monday the 11th that were growing out of small stumps. ...
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Plant identification
September 30, 2010
My husband brought home a plant which I have not been able to id. It is a bush, ...
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Plant identification
September 29, 2010
What is the name of the beautiful pink flowers with tiny Orchid-like blossoms oc...
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Plant identification
September 23, 2010
There is a vine that grows at my child's daycare that has been taunting me day ...
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