Terms of flowering honey plants in the USA and Canada

According to observations of naturalists and beekeepers.

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Terms of flowering honey plants in the USA and Canada
Plant name Plant type Picture Flowering period
Acer glabrum – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, blooming flowers close-up.
Scientific name:

Acer glabrum

Common name(s): Rocky Mountain maple, Douglas maple, Greene's maple, New Mexico maple, Torrey maple.
Tree-shrub

Acer glabrum – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, blooming flowers close-up.
Late March ↔ Early May
Salix lucida – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, One beautiful catkin, close up.
Scientific name:

Salix lucida

Common name(s): Shining willow, Greenleaf willow, Tail-leaf willow, Whiplash willow, Pacific willow, Lance-leaf willow, Longleaf willow, Red willow, Western shining willow.
Tree-shrub

Salix lucida – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, One beautiful catkin, close up.
Late March ↔ June
Crataegus douglasii – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, flowering branch.
Scientific name:

Crataegus douglasii

Common name(s): Black hawthorn, Douglas hawthorn, River hawthorn, Western thornapple.
Tree, Shrub

Crataegus douglasii – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, flowering branch.
April ↔ May
Acer circinatum – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, the beginning of flowering.
Scientific name:

Acer circinatum

Common name(s): Vine maple.
Tree, Shrub

Acer circinatum – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, the beginning of flowering.
April ↔ June
Salix scouleriana – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, The plant is preparing to bloom, a picturesque landscape in the background.
Scientific name:

Salix scouleriana

Common name(s): Scouler's willow, Upland willow.
Tree-shrub

Salix scouleriana – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, The plant is preparing to bloom, a picturesque landscape in the background.
April ↔ June
Malus fusca – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Branch of a plant with green leaves and white flowers..
Scientific name:

Malus fusca

Common name(s): Oregon crab, Oregon crab apple, Pacific crab apple, Western crab apple.
Tree, Shrub

Malus fusca – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Branch of a plant with green leaves and white flowers..
April ↔ Early July
Rubus spectabilis – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, branch with scarlet big flowers.
Scientific name:

Rubus spectabilis

Common name(s): Salmonberry.
Shrub-liana

Rubus spectabilis – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, branch with scarlet big flowers.
April ↔ July
Salix arbusculoides – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, willow branch at the beginning of the flowering period.
Scientific name:

Salix arbusculoides

Common name(s): Littletree willow.
Tree, Shrub

Salix arbusculoides – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, willow branch at the beginning of the flowering period.
April ↔ Early August
Salix bebbiana – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowering plant.
Scientific name:

Salix bebbiana

Common name(s): Bebb willow, Beak willow, Beaked willow, Long-beaked willow, Diamond willow, Chaton, Petit Minou, Smooth Bebb willow.
Tree, Shrub

Salix bebbiana – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowering plant.
April ↔ August
Malus domestica – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowers stuck to the apple tree branch.
Scientific name:

Malus domestica

Common name(s): Pyrus pumila, Malus pumila, Apple.
Tree

Malus domestica – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowers stuck to the apple tree branch.
May
Salix planifolia – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Branches with catkins and young green leaves.
Scientific name:

Salix planifolia

Common name(s): Diamondleaf willow, Planeleaf willow.
Shrub

Salix planifolia – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Branches with catkins and young green leaves.
May ↔ June
Salix pulchra – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Young leaves and catkins on a branch.
Scientific name:

Salix pulchra

Common name(s): Tealeaf willow, Flatleaf willow, Flat-leaved willow, Paneleaf willow, Thin red willow.
Shrub

Salix pulchra – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Young leaves and catkins on a branch.
May ↔ June
Salix hastata – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, young branches in the sun.
Scientific name:

Salix hastata

Common name(s): Halberd willow.
Shrub

Salix hastata – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, young branches in the sun.
May ↔ June
Salix alaxensis – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, The plant blooms before leaves.
Scientific name:

Salix alaxensis

Common name(s): Feltleaf willow, Alaska willow.
Tree-shrub

Salix alaxensis – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, The plant blooms before leaves.
May ↔ July
Salix richardsonii – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowering plant among harsh northern landscapes.
Scientific name:

Salix richardsonii

Common name(s): Richardson's willow, Woolly willow.
Shrub

Salix richardsonii – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowering plant among harsh northern landscapes.
May ↔ August
Prunus virginiana – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, flowering time is coming to an end.
Scientific name:

Prunus virginiana

Common name(s): Chokecherry, Western chokecherry, Common chokecherry, Black chokecherry.
Tree-shrub

Prunus virginiana – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, flowering time is coming to an end.
Late May ↔ Early June
Salix myrtillifolia – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowering shrub.
Scientific name:

Salix myrtillifolia

Common name(s): Blueberry willow, Low blueberry willow, Tall blueberry willow.
Shrub

Salix myrtillifolia – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowering shrub.
June
Salix fuscescens – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowering plant.
Scientific name:

Salix fuscescens

Common name(s): Alaska bog willow.
Shrub

Salix fuscescens – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Flowering plant.
June
Salix glauca – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, flowering branches in white fluff.
Scientific name:

Salix glauca

Common name(s): Grayleaf willow, Gray willow, Gray-leaved willow.
Tree, Shrub

Salix glauca – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, flowering branches in white fluff.
June
Rubus idaeus – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Rubus idaeus (Raspberry) little flowers.
Scientific name:

Rubus idaeus

Common name(s): Raspberry, Black-haired red raspberry, Brilliant red raspberry, American red raspberry, Red raspberry, Smoothleaf red raspberry, Wild raspberry, Wild red raspberry, Grayleaf raspberry.
Shrub

Rubus idaeus – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Rubus idaeus (Raspberry) little flowers.
June ↔ July
Rubus parviflorus – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Rubus parviflorus (Thimbleberry) white flowers towering above the bushes.
Scientific name:

Rubus parviflorus

Common name(s): Thimbleberry, Western thimbleberry.
Shrub

Rubus parviflorus – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Rubus parviflorus (Thimbleberry) white flowers towering above the bushes.
June ↔ July
Rubus chamaemorus – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Rubus chamaemorus (Cloudberry, Bakeapple) blooming flowers of perfect form.
Scientific name:

Rubus chamaemorus

Common name(s): Cloudberry, Bake apple, Baked apple berry, Bakeapple, Nordic berry, Knotberry, Aqpik, Low-bush salmonberry, Averin, Evron.
Shrub, Forb

Rubus chamaemorus – description, flowering period and time in Alaska, Rubus chamaemorus (Cloudberry, Bakeapple) blooming flowers of perfect form.
July