Home Farming in Eldorado

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Plants blooming wild in Eldorado that bees may prefer

for pollen &/or nectar

No.

Plant

Flower / Color

 

First Date Observed
1 Siberian Elm - Ulmus pumila Brownish red

2/25/12

2 One-seeded Juniper - Juniperus monosperma Brown

3/1/12

3 Mustard, Tansy - Descurania sophia
Yellow

3/7/12

4 Filaree - Erodium cicutarium Light purple

3/25/12

5 Dandelion - Taraxacum officinale Yellow

4/7/12

6 Hidden Flower - Thicksepal cryptantha small white
4/8/12
7 Crossflower - Chorispora tenella Purple/pink
4/7/12
8 Primrose, White evening- Oenathera albicaulis White w/yellow stamen
4/26/12
9 Aster 'Perky Sue' - Tetraneuris argentea Yellow w/yellow center
4/26/12
10 Aster, Sand - Chaetopappa ericoides White w/yellow center
4/26/12
11 Apache Plume - Fallugia paradoxa White
4/26/12
12 Verbena, Purple - Verbena spp. Purple

4/7/12

13 Cactus, New Mexico Rainbow - Echinocereus viridiflorus (Yellow) White/green overtones
4/26/12
14 Locust, New Mexico - Robinia neomexicana Pink
5/3/12
15 Wolfberry - Lycium pallidum White
5/3/12
16 Spreading Fleabane Daisy - Erigeron divergens Pinkish white w/yellow center
5/3/12
17 Fringed Gromwell - Leptospermum multiflorum Yellow
5/3/12
18 Globemallow - Sphaeralcea coccinea (small) Orange w/yellow stamen
5/3/12
19 Goldensmoke/Scrambled Eggs - Corydalis aurea Yellow
5/7/12
20 Indian Paintbrush - Castilleja integra Red
5/7/12
21 Daisy, Whiplash - Erigeron flagellaris White w/yellow center
5/7/12
22 Yucca, Common - Yucca intermedia White
5/9/12
23 Penstemon, James - Penstemon jamesii Blue
5/11/12
24 Yarrow, Golden - Eriophyllum confertiflorum Yellow
5/15/12
25 Goldenweed, Spiny - Machaeranthera pinnatifida Yellow w/yellow center
5/15/12
26 Bindweed- Convolvvlus incanus White w/yellow center
5/15/12
27 Cactus, Prickly Pear - Opuntia spp. Yellowish white
5/15/12
28 Four O'Clock, Desert - Mirabilis multiflora Purple w/yellow stamen
5/23/12
29 Horse Nettle - Solanum carolinense Blue w/yellow stamen
5/29/12
30 Salsify, Yellow - Tragopogon dubius Yellow
5/29/12
31 Whirling Butterflies - Gaura lindheimeri White w/pink stamen
5/29/12
32 Fineleaf Hymenopappus - Hymenopappus filifolius Yellowish white
5/29/12
33 Stork's-bill, Common - Erodium cicutarium Light Pinkish purple
5/29/12
34 Four-wing Salt Bush - Atriplex canescens Yellow
6/5/12
35 Prairie Skeletonplant - Stephanomeria pauciflora Whiteish purple
6/5/12
36 Aster, Tansy - Dieteria bigelovii Blue w/yellow center
6/5/12
37 Cholla, tree - Cylindropuntia imbricata Hot pink w/yellow stamen
6/5/12
38 Indian Tea - Thelesperma megapotamicum Yellow
6/5/12
39 Horsetail Milkweed - Asclepias subverticillata White w/yellow pistil
6/5/12
40 Velvetweed - Gaura mollis White w/light purple stamen
6/5/12
41 Mint - Monarda spp. White & purple
6/5/12
42 Ten Petal Blazing Star - Mentzelia decapetala White w/yellow center
6/5/12
43 Indian Blanketflower (Firewheel) - Gallardia spp. Yellow w/red center
6/5/12
44 Aster, Hairy Golden - Chrysopsis villosa Yellow
6/5/12
45 Buffalo Gourd - Curcurbita foeidissima Yellow
6/20/12
46 Clover, White sweet - Melilotus alba White
6/20/12
47 Clover, Yellow sweet - Melilotus officinalis Yellow
6/20/12
48 Mexican Hat, red & yellow - Ratibida columnifera Yellow or Red w/tall brown centers
6/20/12
49 Pepperweed, Mountain (Pepper grass)- Lepidium montanum White
6/20/12
50 Bicolor Fanmustard - 'Velvety Nerisyrenia' - Nerisyrenia camporum White w/yellow stamen
6/25/12
51 Lettuce, wild - Lactuca viros Yellowish green
6/29/12
52 Rocky Mountain Beeweed - Cleome serrulata Light purple
7/3/12
53 Sunflower - Helianthus annuus Yellow w/brown center
7/3/12
54 Cowpen Daisy - Verbesina encelioides Yellow w/yellow center
7/3/12
55 Gumweed - Grindelia spp. Yellow
7/3/12
56 Winterfat - Krascheninnikovia spp. Grey & purple
7/6/12
57 Goathead - Tribulus terrestris Yellow
7/17/12
58 Verbena, Bracted - Verbena bracteata Purple w/white center
7/17/12
59 Cactus, Flabby Pincushion - Escobaria vivipara Hot Pink w/yellow pistil
7/17/12
60 Four O'Clock, Unknown spp. - Mirabilis spp. Purple w/yellow anthers
7/17/12
61 Mustard, Plains slimleaf - Schoenocrambe linearifolia Purple
7/17/12
62 Dandelion - Taraxacum officinale Yellow

7/25/12

63 Thistle - Cirsium vulgare Purple
7/25/12
64 Hoary-aster - Machaeranthera canescens Purple w/yellow center
7/25/12
65 Horseweed - Conyza canadensis small white in green
7/25/12
66 Groundcherry, Ivyleaf - Physalis hederifolia Yellow
7/25/12
67 Mullein - Verbascum thapsus Yellow w/orange anthers
7/25/12
68 Snakeweed - Gutierrezia sarothrae Yellow
7/25/12
69 Paper Daisy - Psilostrophe tagetina Yellow w/dark yellow stamen
7/25/12
70 Fleabane, Erigeron tracyi White w/yellow center
8/1/12
71 Groundsel ,Threadleaf - Senecio flaccidus Yellow w/yellow center
8/1/12
72 Phlox, Threeseed - Phlox triovulata Purple w/black star center surrounded by white
8/1/12
73 Aster, Purple - Aster pauciflorus Purple w/yellow center
8/3/12
74 Rabbitbush (Chamisa) - Chrysothamnus nauseosus
Yellow
8/3/12
75 Wooly Paperflower - Psilostrophe tagetina
Yellow

8/3/12

76 Artemesia - Artemesia spp.
Yellow
8/3/12
77 Cryptantha cinerea (aka Oreocarya cinerea)
White
8/3/12
78 Ragweed, Yellow - Bihia dissecta
Yellow
8/3/12
79 Throated Trumpet - Ipomopsis longiflora White w/purple tint
9/10/12
80 Russian Thistle, Prickly - Salsola tragus
Red surrounded by green
9/10/12