Yellow and Orange Flowers
organized by shape


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Four Petals

Yellow Draba

(draba paysonii)

Wolf Willow

(elaeagnus communata)


Five Petals

Yellow Columbine

(aquilegia flavescens)

Red Columbine

(aquilegia formosa)

Yellow Anemone

(anemone richardsonii)

Alpine Buttercup

(ranunculus eschscholtzii)

Shrubby Cinquefoil

(potentilla nivea)

Utah Honeysuckle

(lonicera utahensis)

Yellow Puccoon

(lithospermum ruderale)

Yellow Mountain Heather

(phyllodoce glanduliflora)

Twisted-Stalk

(streptopus amplexifolius)

Mitrewort

(mitella nuda)

Mullein

(verbascum thapsus)

Yellow Mountain Saxifrage

(saxifraga aizoides)

Common Stonecrop

(sedum lanceolatum)
Six Petals

Western Wood Lily

(lillium philadelphicum)

Glacier Lily

(erythronium grandiflorum)
Many Petals

Balsamroot

(balsamorhiza sagittata)

Wild Gaillardia

(garillardia aristata)

Heart-Leaved Arnica

(arnica cordifolia)

Ragwort

(senecio pauciflorus)

Yellow Mountain Aven

(dryas drummondii)

Twisted-Stalk

(streptopus amplexifolius)
Bunches

Mullein

(verbascum thapsus)

Common Stonecrop

(sedum lanceolatum)

Meadow Parsnip

(zizia aptera)

Common Tansy

(tanacetum vulgare)
Composite

Balsamroot

(balsamorhiza sagittata)

Wild Gaillardia

(garillardia aristata)

Heart-Leaved Arnica

(arnica cordifolia)

Ragwort

(senecio pauciflorus)

Alpine Yellow Fleabane

(erigeron aureus)

Alpine Hawksbeard

(crepis nana)

Yellow False Dandelion

(agoseris glauca)

Orange False Dandelion

(agoseris aurantiaca)
Bell-Shaped

Yellow Mountain Aven

(dryas drummondii)

Yellow Mountain Heather

(phyllodoce glanduliflora)
Irregular-Shaped

Butter-and-eggs

(linaria vulgaris)

Yellow Sweet Clover

(melilotus officinalis)

Yellow Hedysarum

(hedysarum sulphurescens)

Field Locoweed

(oxytropis campestris)

Buffalo Bean

(thermopsis rhombifolia)

Yellow Lady's-Slipper

(cypripedium calceolus)

Evergreen Violet

(viola orbiculata)

Wood Violet

(viola glabella)

Bracted Honeysuckle

(lonicera involucrata)

Twining Honeysuckle

(lonicera dioica)

Yellow Paintbrush

(castilleja occidentalis)

Yellow-Rattle

(rhinanthus minor)

Twisted-Stalk

(streptopus amplexifolius)

Mitrewort

(mitella nuda)

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