Scientific name
Phlox pilosa
A showy pink phlox up to 2' tall associated with rich black soils in native prairie, wetlands, fields and rocky open forests. Stems are covered with fine white hairs. Good plant for attracting butterflies. Phlox family.

Scientific name
Ipomopsis aggregata
Also Known As
Foxfire
Scarlet gilias have bright red tubular flowers that attach to one side of the stem. The stems are often sticky feeling and slightly hairy. The leaves are simple and alternate along the stems.