Texas Parks & Wildlife Magazine   

Archives

April cover image

A Guide to Common Texas April Blooms

More than 5,000 species of wildflowers (including six species of bluebonnets) bloom in Texas. This handy guide will help you identify the most common of our April blooms.

For more wildflower information, visit the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center’s collection of Texas natives displayed on 279 acres in Austin or browse its online database: www.wildflower.org.

 

flower

Texas Bluebonnet, Lupinus texensis


flower

Indian Paintbrush, Castilleja indivisa


flower

Mexican Hat, Ratibida columnaris


flower

Winecup, Callirhoe involucrata


flower

Pink Evening Primrose, Oenothera speciosa


flower

Indian Blanket, Gaillardia pulchella


flower

Prairie Verbena, Glandularia bipinnatifida


flower

Drummond's Phlox, Phlox drummondii


flower

Spotted Beebalm, Monarda punctata


flower

Coreopsis, Coreopsis tinctoria


flower

White Prickly Poppy, Argemone albiflora


flower

Texas Dandelion, Pyrrhopappus carolinianus


flower

Blackfoot Daisy, Melampodium leucanthum


flower

Flowering Dogwood, Cornus florida


flower

Big Bend Bluebonnet, Lupinus harvardii


flower

Ocotillo, Fouquieria splendens


flower

Giant Dagger Yucca, Yucca faxoniana


flower

Claret Cup Cactus, Echinocereus triglochidiatus


» Like this story? If you enjoy reading articles like this, subscribe to Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine.

 

back to top ^


Share

    Texas Parks & Wildlife Magazine