Exploring Illinois' Native Plants

Dec 30, 2014

Beefsteak plant in full bloom at Giant City State Park. Photo by Kevin Boucher. Edit | Remove

The Purple Trillium is one of the earliest plants to flower. This plant is very common in the many moist woodlands in southern Illinois. Photo by Kevin Boucher.

This is a Spreading Aster in full bloom on a semi-shady trail at Giant City State Park. Photo by Kevin Boucher.