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 negundo – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, this plant begins to bloom simultaneously with the appearance of leaves.
Scientific name:

Acer negundo

Common name(s): Boxelder, Western boxelder, Arizona boxelder, California boxelder, Texas boxelder, Interior boxelder, Violet boxelder.
Tree

Acer negundo – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, this plant begins to bloom simultaneously with the appearance of leaves.
March ↔ May


May bloom now!
Salix lucida – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, 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 Newfoundland & Labrador, One beautiful catkin, close up.
Late March ↔ June


May bloom now!
Salix discolor – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, Flowering plant, contrasting background.
Scientific name:

Salix discolor

Common name(s): Pussy willow, American pussy willow, Glaucous willow, Large pussy willow.
Shrub-tree

Salix discolor – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, Flowering plant, contrasting background.
April


May bloom now!
Salix bebbiana – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, 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 Newfoundland & Labrador, Flowering plant.
April ↔ August


May bloom now!
Malus domestica – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, 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 Newfoundland & Labrador, Flowers stuck to the apple tree branch.
Late April ↔ May


May bloom now!
Acer spicatum – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, Plant flowers on a contrasting background.
Scientific name:

Acer spicatum

Common name(s): Mountain maple, Low maple, Moose maple, Water maple, Plaine batarde, Fouereux.
Tree, Shrub

Acer spicatum – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, Plant flowers on a contrasting background.
May ↔ June
Salix planifolia – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, 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 Newfoundland & Labrador, Branches with catkins and young green leaves.
May ↔ June
Aronia melanocarpa – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, Black chokeberry - flowers on the branch .
Scientific name:

Aronia melanocarpa

Common name(s): Black chokeberry, Rowan, Mountain Ash, Sorbus.
Tree, Shrub

Aronia melanocarpa – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, Black chokeberry - flowers on the branch .
Late May ↔ Early June
Prunus pensylvanica – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, flowering branch close-up.
Scientific name:

Prunus pensylvanica

Common name(s): Pin cherry, Fire cherry, Bird cherry.
Tree-shrub

Prunus pensylvanica – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, flowering branch close-up.
Late May ↔ June
Salix myrtillifolia – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, 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 Newfoundland & Labrador, Flowering shrub.
June
Salix glauca – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, 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 Newfoundland & Labrador, flowering branches in white fluff.
June
Rubus idaeus – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, 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 Newfoundland & Labrador, Rubus idaeus (Raspberry) little flowers.
June ↔ July
Salsola kali – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, Flowering bushes, blurred background.
Scientific name:

Salsola kali

Common name(s): Russian thistle, Tumbleweed, Prickly saltwort.
Forb

Salsola kali – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, Flowering bushes, blurred background.
June ↔ August
Diervilla lonicera – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, flowering branch.
Scientific name:

Diervilla lonicera

Common name(s): Northern bush honeysuckle, Bush-honeysuckle, Dwarf bush-honeysuckle, Herbe bleue.
Shrub

Diervilla lonicera – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, flowering branch.
Early June ↔ Early July
Vaccinium angustifolium – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, beautiful white flowers on a branch, summer, close-up.
Scientific name:

Vaccinium angustifolium

Common name(s): Lowbush blueberry, Early low-bush blueberry, Low sweet blueberry.
Shrub

Vaccinium angustifolium – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, beautiful white flowers on a branch, summer, close-up.
Late June ↔ July
Rubus chamaemorus – description, flowering period and time in Newfoundland & Labrador, 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 Newfoundland & Labrador, Rubus chamaemorus (Cloudberry, Bakeapple) blooming flowers of perfect form.
July