Flowers That Start With E

Here’s a list of flower names that begin with the letter E. With an emphasis on common and easy to grow varieties:

Ear-leaved Tickseed 

Coreopsis auriculata’s beautiful yellow flowers go by the common names of earleaved tickseed or mouse-ear coreopsis because each has a distinctive pair of small lateral lobes at the base of the blade which resembles the shape of ears.

Ear-leaved tickseed (Coreopsis)

Eastern Coneflower

This flower attracts birds and butterflies, is deer-resistant, has showy flowers, is fragrant, cut flowers, and easy-to-grow.

Eastern coneflower (Echinacea “Snow Cone”)

Eastern Purple Coneflower

The Eastern Purple Coneflower is a popular perennial with smooth stems and long-lasting, purple flowers. However, other varieties are known to have pink, yellow, and even lavender flowers.

Eastern Purple Coneflower (Echinacea)

Echinacea

Echinacea is a genus, or group of herbaceous flowering plants in the daisy family. The genus Echinacea has ten species, which are commonly called coneflowers. 

A mass of pink Cone flowers

Echinopsis

Echinopsis is actually a cactus (Hedgehog Cactus) that produces a light hue of pink flowers.

Echinopsis (Echinopsis Thelegona)

Echium

ommonly known as bugloss, echiums prefer lots of sun in order to thrive.

Echium. (Boraginaceae).
Echium. (Boraginaceae).

Egyptian Star Flower

Pentas lanceolata, commonly called Egyptian star cluster or star flower, is native from Yemen to East Africa.

Egyptian star flower (Pentas lanceolata)

Elecampane

Elecampane (Inula helenium)

English Bluebell

Bees can ‘steal’ nectar from bluebells by biting a hole in the bottom of the bell, taking the nectar without pollinating the flower.

English Bluebell

English Daisy

The English Daisy produces beautiful white flowers with a yellow disk in the center. These types of daisies were used to decorate lawns of castles in medieval times.

English daisy (Bellis perennis)

Erica

Erica Australis

Erigeron

Erigeron glaucus is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name seaside fleabane, beach aster, or seaside daisy. 

Erigeron. (Seaside Daisy).

Euphorbia cyathophora

Fire-on-the-mountain (Euphorbia cyathophora) produces small clusters of vibrant red flowers.

Euphorbia cyathophora. (Mexican Fire Plant, Summer Poinsettia).

Eustoma

Eustoma, commonly known as lisianthus or prairie gentian, is native to warm regions of the southern United States, Mexico, Caribbean, and northern South America.

Eustoma. (Lisianthus).

Eve’s Needle Cactus

Austrocylindropuntia subulata is a species of cactus native to the Peruvian Andes. It is also known as Eve’s pin.

Evening Primerose

Common names include evening primrose, suncups, and sundrops.

Evening Primrose. (Sun Cup, Sun Drop).

Everlasting Daisy

Everlasting Daisy
Everlasting Daisy

Everlasting Flower

Everlasting-Flower-Helichrysum-Bracteatum

Evolvus

Evolvulus nuttallianus is a species of flowering plant in the morning-glory family known by the common name shaggy dwarf morning-glory.

Evolvulus (Evolvulus nuttallianus)

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