Name that Plant Winners and Plants

This page has all the contest winners and the previous plants used along with the correct scientific name and also a common name. The previous month’s plants are usually posted just after the new plants are posted on the main page. This will be especially helpful for those who are using this contest as a learning tool. All photos were taken by Richard & Teresa Ware unless otherwise noted. Please visit the main “Name That Plant” page and get your guesses in now! Click here to go to main page

Here are the monthly winners for 2013:

January – Eva Pratt
February – Scott Ranger
March – Scott Ranger
April – Sam Pratt
May – Hal Massie
June – Wayne Webb
July – Scott Ranger
August – Sarah Corbett Heath
September – Eva Pratt
October – Jim Smith
November – Linda Chafin
December – Wayne Webb

Here are the 2013 Yearly Winners!

Wayne Webb & Dennis Horn are co-winners for 2013!
Both Wayne and Dennis got all 36 plants correct for the year.

Here are the monthly winners for 2014:

January – Moses Michelsohn
February – Wayne Webb
March – Ellen Honeycutt
April – Mark Ray
May – Karen McCaustland
June – Wayne Webb

And, now for those wishing to see all the plants and their names, here are all the plants used in 2013 & 2014 in chronological order as you scroll down the page. Thanks again for your interest and for playing “Name That Plant.”

2013 Plants

 

Jan 2013 Plant # 1 Jan 2013 Plant # 2 Jan 2013 Plant # 3
January 2013 – Plant # 1 – Cornus florida – Flowering Dogwood January 2013 – Plant # 2 – Opuntia humifusa – Eastern Prickly-pear January 2013 – Plant # 3 – Passiflora incarnata – Maypops or Passionflower

 

Feb 2013 Plant # 1 Feb 2013 Plant # 2 Feb 2013 Plant # 3
February 2013 – Plant # 1 – Clintonia umbellulata – Speckled Wood-lily February 2013 – Plant # 2 – Corydalis flavula – Short-spurred Corydalis February 2013 – Plant # 3 – Prosartes (Disporum) maculata – Spotted Mandarin

 

Mar 2013 Plant # 1 Mar 2013 Plant # 2 Mar 2013 Plant # 3
March 2013 – Plant # 1 – Claytonia caroliniana – Carolina Spring-beauty March 2013 – Plant # 2 – Delphinium tricorne – Dwarf Larkspur March 2013 – Plant # 3 – Geranium maculatum – Wild Geranium

 

Apr 2013 Plant # 1 Apr 2013 Plant # 2 Apr 2013 Plant # 3
April 2013 – Plant # 1 – Prosartes lanuginosa [Disporum lanuginosum] – Yellow Mandarin April 2013 – Plant # 2 – Uvularia grandiflora – Large-flowered Bellwort April 2013 – Plant # 3 – Uvularia perfoliata – Perfoliate Bellwort

 

May 2013 Plant # 1 May 2013 Plant # 2 May 2013 Plant # 3
May 2013 – Plant # 1 – Viola canadensis – Canada Violet May 2013 – Plant # 2 – Viola pedata – Bird’s-foot Violet May 2013 – Plant # 3 – Viola tripartita – Three-parted Violet

 

June 2013 Plant # 1B June 2013 Plant # 2B June 2013 Plant # 3B
June 2013 – Plant # 1 – Asclepias amplexicaulis – Clasping Milkweed June 2013 – Plant # 2 – Asclepias incarnata var. pulchra – Eastern Swamp Milkweed June 2013 – Plant # 3 – Asclepias syriaca – Common Milkweed

 

July 2013 Plant # 1 July 2013 Plant # 2 July 2013 Plant # 3B
July 2013 – Plant # 1 – Asclepias lanceolata – Few-flower Milkweed July 2013 – Plant # 2 – Rhynchospora latifolia – Broadleaf Whitetop Sedge July 2013 – Plant # 3 – Ruellia noctiflora – Night-flowering Wild-petunia

 

August 2013 Plant # 1 August 2013 Plant # 2 August 2013 Plant # 3
August 2013 – Plant # 1 – Cocculus carolinus – Coralbeads August 2013 – Plant # 2 – Menispermum canadense – Moonseed August 2013 – Plant # 3 – Calycocarpum lyonii – Cupseed

 

Sept. 2013 Plant # 1 Sept. 2013 Plant # 2 Sept. 2013 Plant # 3
September 2013 – Plant # 1 – Lobelia spicata var. leptostachys – Palespike Lobelia September 2013 – Plant # 2 – Teucrium canadense var. virginicum – Canada Germander September 2013 – Plant # 3 – Triantha racemosa [Tofieldia racemosa] – Southern Bog Asphodel

 

Oct. 2013 Plant # 1A Oct. 2013 Plant # 2A Oct. 2013 Plant # 3A
October 2013 – Plant # 1 – Aconitum uncinatum – Eastern Blue Monkshood October 2013 – Plant # 2 – Cicuta maculata – Water-hemlock October 2013 – Plant # 3 – Conium maculatum – Poison-hemlock

 

Nov 2013 Plant #1 Nov 2013 Plant #2 Nov 2013 Plant #3
November 2013 – Plant # 1 – Bigelowia nuttallii – Nuttall’s rayless-goldenrod November 2013 – Plant # 2 – Euthamia leptocephala – Bushy Goldentop November 2013 – Plant # 3 – Solidago [Oligoneuron] riddellii – Riddell’s Goldenrod

 

Dec. 2013 Plant # 1 Dec. 2013 Plant # 2 Dec. 2013 Plant # 3
December 2013 – Plant # 1 – Hedeoma hispida – Rough Pennyroyal December 2013 – Plant # 2 – Polypremum procumbens – Rustweed, Juniperleaf December 2013 – Plant # 3 – Proboscidea louisianica – Ram’s horn, Devil’s-claw (Photo: Tim Brown)

 

2014 Plants
Jan. 2014 Plant # 1B Jan. 2014 Plant # 2B Jan. 2014 Plant # 3B
January 2014 – Plant # 1 – Houstonia caerulea – Quaker Ladies, Common Bluet January 2014 – Plant # 2 – Oxalis violacea – Violet Wood-sorrel January 2014 – Plant # 3 – Phlox divaricata – Eastern Blue Phlox

 

Feb 2014 Plant # 1 Feb 2014 Plant # 2B Feb 2014 Plant # 3
February 2014 – Plant # 1 – Chimaphila maculata – Spotted or Striped Wintergreen February 2014 – Plant # 2 – Trifolium reflexum – Buffalo Clover February 2014 – Plant # 3 – Wisteria frutescens – American Wisteria

 

Mar. 2014 Plant # 1 Mar. 2014 Plant # 2 Mar. 2014 Plant # 3
March 2014 – Plant # 1 – Aesculus flava – Yellow Buckeye March 2014 – Plant # 2 – Aesculus glabra – Ohio Buckeye March 2014 – Plant # 3 – Aesculus parviflora – Bottlebrush Buckeye

 

Apr. 2014 Plant # 1 Apr. 2014 Plant # 2 Apr. 2014 Plant # 3
April 2014 – Plant # 1 – Trillium decumbens – Decumbent Trillium April 2014 – Plant # 2 – Trillium luteum – Yellow Trillium April 2014 – Plant # 3 – Trillium rugelii – Southern Nodding Trillium

 

May 2014 Plant # 1 May 2014 Plant # 2 May 2014 Plant # 3
May 2014 – Plant # 1 – Iris cristata – Dwarf Crested Iris May 2014 – Plant # 2 – Iris verna – Dwarf Iris or Dwarf Violet Iris May 2014 – Plant # 3 – Iris prismatica – Slender Blue Iris

 

June 2014 Plant # 1 June 2014 Plant # 2 June 2014 Plant # 3
June 2014 – Plant # 1 – Rhododendron calendulaceum – Flame Azalea June 2014 – Plant # 2 – Rhododendron catawbiense – Catawba Rhododendron June 2014 – Plant # 3 – Rhododendron maximum – Great Laurel