Early Spring Wildflowers

Spring ephemerals are woodland plants that bloom before leaves emerge on trees overhead. You can see all of these spring wildflowers in the Mundy Wildflower Garden between now and mid June. Click on the images below to learn more about them.

Marsh Marigold

Caltha palustris

Skunk Cabbage

Symplocarpus foetidus

Cut-Leaved Toothwort

Cardamine concatenata

Two-Leaved Toothwort

Cardamine diphylla

Early Blue Cohosh

Caulophyllum giganteum

Carolina Spring Beauty

Claytonia caroliniana

Squirrel Corn

Dicentra canadensis

Dutchman’s Breeches

Dicentra cucullaria

Trout Lily

Erythronium americanum

False Mermaid-Weed

Floerkea proserpinacoides

Wild Geranium

Geranium maculatum

Pointed-Lobed Hepatica

Hepatica acutiloba


Sanguinaria canadensis

Foam Flower

Tiarella cordifolia

Purple Trillium

Trillium erectum

White Trillium

Trillium grandiflorum


Uvularia grandiflora

Golden Alexanders

Zizia aurea