HyperDic: wildflower

English > 1 sense of the word wildflower:
NOUNplantwildflower, wild flowerwild or uncultivated flowering plant
wildflower > pronunciation
Rhymesbellflower ... willpower: 32 rhymes with awer...
English > wildflower: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningwild or uncultivated flowering plant.
Synonymwild flower
NarrowerArnica montanaherb of pasture and open woodland throughout most of Europe and western Asia having orange-yellow daisylike flower heads that when dried are used as a stimulant and to treat bruises and swellings
Davidson's penstemon, Penstemon davidsoniimat-forming plant with blue and lavender flowers clustered on short erect stems
Indian paintbrush, painted cupAny of various plants of the genus Castilleja having dense spikes of hooded flowers with brightly colored bracts
Indian pipe, waxflower, Monotropa uniflorasmall waxy white or pinkish-white saprophytic woodland plant having scalelike leaves and a nodding flower
Jones' penstemon, Penstemon doliusLow plant with light blue and violet flowers in short clusters near tips of stems
Mojave aster, Machaeranthera tortifoloiawild aster having greyish leafy stems and flower heads with narrow pale lavender or violet rays
Parry's penstemon, Penstemon parryiErect stems with pinkish-lavender flowers in long interrupted clusters
Platte River penstemon, Penstemon cyananthusErect plant with blue-violet flowers in rings near tips of stems
Rydberg's penstemon, Penstemon rydbergiiplant with whorls of small dark blue-violet flowers
Whipple's penstemon, Penstemon whippleanuswine and lavender to purple and black flowers in several clusters on the upper half of leafy stems
alpine gold, alpine hulsea, Hulsea algidaLow tufted plant having hairy stems each topped by a flower head with short narrow yellow rays
arrowleaf groundsel, Senecio triangularisperennial with sharply toothed triangular leaves on leafy stems bearing a cluster of yellow flower heads
balloon flower, scented penstemon, Penstemon palmerifragrant puffed-up white to reddish-pink flowers in long narrow clusters on erect stems
bitterroot, Lewisia redivivashowy succulent ground-hugging plant of Rocky Mountains regions having deep to pale pink flowers and fleshy farinaceous roots
blackfoot daisy, Melampodium leucanthumbushy subshrub having flower heads that resemble asters with broad white rays
blazing star, button snakeroot, gayfeather, gay-feather, snakerootAny of various North American plants of the genus Liatris having racemes or panicles of small discoid flower heads
blue-eyed Mary, Collinsia vernaeastern United States plant with whorls of blue-and-white flowers
brittlebush, brittle bush, incienso, Encelia farinosafragrant rounded shrub of southwestern United States and adjacent Mexico having brittle stems and small crowded blue-green leaves and yellow flowers
butterweed, ragwort, Senecio glabellusAmerican ragwort with yellow flowers
cascade penstemon, Penstemon serrulatuswhorls of deep blue to dark purple flowers at tips of erect leafy stems
coast boykinia, Boykinia elata, Boykinia occidentalisplant with leaves mostly at the base and openly branched clusters of small white flowers
common madia, common tarweed, Madia elegansCalifornia annual having red-brown spots near the base of its yellow flower rays
coneflowerA wildflower of the genus Ratibida
desert sunflower, Gerea canescensSlender hairy plant with few leaves and golden-yellow flower heads
dwarf hulsea, Hulsea nanaSimilar to but smaller than alpine hulsea
edelweiss, Leontopodium alpinumalpine perennial plant native to Europe having leaves covered with whitish down and small flower heads held in stars / stars of glistening whitish bracts
engelmanniaCommon erect hairy perennial of plains and prairies of southern and central United States having flowers that resemble sunflowers
false alumroot, fringe cups, Tellima grandifloraplant growing in clumps with mostly basal leaves and cream-colored or pale pink fringed flowers in several long racemes
false chamomileAny of various autumn-flowering perennials having white or pink to purple flowers that resemble asters
false miterwort, false mitrewort, Tiarella unifoliataplant with tiny white flowers hanging in loose clusters on leafy stems
flame flower, flame-flower, flameflower, Talinum aurantiacumplant with fleshy roots and erect stems with narrow succulent leaves and one reddish-orange flower in each upper leaf axil
fleabaneAny of several North American plants of the genus Erigeron having daisylike flowers
fringed grass of Parnassus, Parnassia fimbriatabog plant with broadly heart-shaped basal leaves and cream-colored or white saucer-shaped flowers with fringed petals
gaillardiaAny plant of western America of the genus Gaillardia having hairy leaves and long-stalked flowers in hot vibrant colors from golden yellow and copper to rich burgundy
golden-beard penstemon, Penstemon barbatusplant of southwestern United States having long open clusters of scarlet flowers with yellow hairs on lower lip
golden asterAny of several shrubby herbs or subshrubs of the genus Chrysopsis having bright golden-yellow flower heads that resemble asters
goldenbushA plant of the genus Haplopappus
goldenrodAny of numerous chiefly summer-blooming and fall-blooming North American plants especially of the genus Solidago
goldfields, Lasthenia chrysostomasmall slender woolly annual with very narrow opposite leaves and branches bearing solitary golden-yellow flower heads
hairy golden aster, prairie golden aster, Heterotheca villosa, Chrysopsis villosahairy perennial with yellow flower heads in branched clusters
hawk's-beard, hawk's-beardsAny of various plants of the genus Crepis having loose heads of yellow flowers on top of a long branched leafy stem
hawkbitAny of various common wildflowers of the genus Leontodon
heartleaf arnica, Arnica cordifoliawildflower with heart-shaped leaves and broad yellow flower heads
heliopsis, oxeyeAny North American shrubby perennial herb of the genus Heliopsis having large yellow daisylike flowers
hot-rock penstemon, Penstemon deustusstems in clumps with cream-colored flowers
kitten-tailsA plant of the genus Besseya having fluffy spikes of flowers
leatherleaf saxifrage, Leptarrhena pyrolifoliaplant with basal leathery elliptic leaves and erect leafless flower stalks each bearing a dense roundish cluster of tiny white flowers
maiden blue-eyed Mary, Collinsia parviflorasmall widely branching western plant with tiny blue-and-white flowers
meadow rueAny of various herbs of the genus Thalictrum
meadow salsify, goatsbeard, shepherd's clock, Tragopogon pratensisweedy European annual with yellow flowers
mountain pride, Penstemon newberryimat-forming plant with deep pink flowers on short erect leafy stems
mule's ears, Wyethia amplexicaulisbalsamic-resinous herb with clumps of lanceolate leaves and stout leafy stems ending in large deep yellow flowers on long stalks
narrow-leaf penstemon, Penstemon linarioidesplant having small narrow leaves and blue-violet flowers in long open clusters
nodding groundsel, Senecio bigeloviiplant with erect leafy stems bearing clusters of rayless yellow flower heads on bent individual stalks
north island edelweiss, Leucogenes leontopodiumperennial herb closely resembling European edelweiss
northern dune tansy, Tanacetum douglasiilightly hairy rhizomatous perennial having aromatic feathery leaves and stems bearing open clusters of small buttonlike yellow flowers
old man of the mountain, alpine sunflower, Tetraneuris grandiflora, Hymenoxys grandiflorawhitish hairy plant with featherlike leaves and a few stout stems each bearing an especially handsome solitary large yellow flower head
oxeyeEurasian perennial herbs having daisylike flowers with yellow rays and dark centers
pasqueflower, pasque flowerAny plant of the genus Pulsatilla
pinesap, false beachdrops, Monotropa hypopithysfleshy tawny or reddish saprophytic herb resembling the Indian pipe and growing in woodland humus of eastern North America
prairie gentian, tulip gentian, bluebell, Eustoma grandiflorumOne of the most handsome prairie wildflowers having large erect bell-shaped bluish flowers
prairie star, Lithophragma parviflorumplant with mostly basal leaves and slender open racemes of white or pale pink flowers
purple chinese houses, innocense, Collinsia bicolor, Collinsia heterophyllawhite and lavender to pale-blue flowers grow in perfect rings of widely spaced bands around the stems forming a kind of pagoda
pussy-paw, pussy-paws, pussy's-paw, Spraguea umbellatum, Calyptridium umbellatumpink clusters of densely packed flowers on prostrate stems resemble upturned pads of cats' feet
red maids, redmaids, Calandrinia ciliatasucculent carpet-forming plant having small brilliant reddish-pink flowers
rock penstemon, cliff penstemon, Penstemon rupicolaOne of the West's most beautiful wildflowers
sagebrush buttercup, Ranunculus glaberrimussmall early-flowering buttercup with shiny yellow flowers of western North America
sand verbenaAny of various plants of the genus Abronia of western North America and Mexico having flowers resembling verbena
scarlet bugler, Penstemon centranthifoliusplant with bright red tubular flowers in long narrow clusters near tips of erect stems
shrubby penstemon, lowbush penstemon, Penstemon fruticosusLow bushy plant with large showy pale lavender or blue-violet flowers in narrow clusters at ends of stems
siskiyou lewisia, Lewisia cotyledonevergreen perennial having a dense basal rosette of long spatula-shaped leaves and panicles of pink or white-and-red-striped or pink-purple flowers
snow plant, Sarcodes sanguineaA fleshy bright red saprophytic plant of the mountains of western North America that appears in early spring while snow is on the ground
stemless golden weed, Stenotus acaulis, Haplopappus acaulisdark green erect herb of northwestern United States and southwestern Canada having stiff leaves in dense tufts and yellow flower heads
stemless hymenoxys, Tetraneuris acaulis, Hymenoxys acaulisperennial having tufted basal leaves and short leafless stalks each bearing a solitary yellow flower head
sticky aster, Machaeranthera bigeloviiwild aster having leafy stems and flower heads with narrow bright reddish-lavender or purple rays
sunray, Enceliopsis nudicaulisherb having a basal cluster of grey-green leaves and leafless stalks each with a solitary broad yellow flower head
tahoka daisy, tansy leaf aster, Machaeranthera tanacetifoliawild aster with fernlike leaves and flower heads with very narrow bright purple rays
trailing four o'clock, trailing windmills, Allionia incarnataTrailing plant having crowded clusters of 3 brilliant deep pink flowers resembling a single flower blooming near the ground
white-rayed mule's ears, Wyethia helianthoidesherb with basal leaves and leafy hairy stems bearing solitary flower heads with white or pale cream-colored rays
wild carrot, Queen Anne's lace, Daucus carotaA widely naturalized Eurasian herb with finely cut foliage and white compound umbels of small white or yellowish flowers and thin yellowish roots
woolly daisy, dwarf daisy, Antheropeas wallacei, Eriophyllum wallaceitiny grey woolly tufted annual with small golden-yellow flower heads
woolly sunflowerAny plant of the genus Eriophyllum
yellow salsify, Tragopogon dubiusEuropean perennial naturalized throughout United States having hollow stems with a few long narrow tapered leaves and each bearing a solitary pale yellow flower
Broaderangiosperm, flowering plantplants having seeds in a closed ovary
wildingA wild uncultivated plant (especially a wild apple or crabapple tree)
Spanishflor salvaje, flor silvestre
Catalanflor salvatge, flor silvestre

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