To see the best color, Tennessee’s wildflowers at their most vivid, take a hike, a wildflower walk or pilgrimage or a drive. Learn our rare plants, how to identify wildflowers and our spring ephemerals.
Visit Great Smoky Mountains National Park, often referred to as “Wildflower National Park,” a world-renowned preserve of wildflower diversity. More than 1,660 types of flowering plants are found in the park, more than any other North American national park. From early hepaticas to late-blooming asters, flowers decorate the park year-round.