Species List -- Fall Flower Festival 2008-Aug23

prepared by Doris Ames


Towle property -- Meadow with Tall Grass Prairie Species

Western silvery aster Symphotrichium sericeum   Note: Provincially rare
Canada goldenrod Solidago canadensis
Stiff goldenrod Oligoneuron rigidum
Fleabane Erigeron strigosus
Pink onion Allium stellatum
Meadow blazing-star Liatris longistylis
Dotted blazing-star? Liatris punctata
Sunflower Helianthus sp.
Purple prairie-clover Petalostemon purpureum
White prairie-clover Petalostemon candidum
Upland white aster Oligoneuron album
Bergamot Monarda fistulosa
Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca
Giant hyssop Agastache foeniculum
Smooth aster Aster laevis
Many-flowered aster Aster ericoides
Big bluestem Andropogon gerardii
Little bluestem Schizachyrum scoparium
Harebell Campanula rotundifolia
Ground cherry Physalis virginianum
Richardson's alumroot Heuchara richardsonii
Goat's beard Tragopogon dubius
Yellow lady's-slipper Cypripedium parviflorum
Hairy umbrellawort Mirabilis hirsuta
Silverleaf psoralea Psoralea argophylla
Lead plant Amorpha canescens
Evening-primrose Oenothera biennis
Prairie sage Artemisia ludoviciana
Pasture sage Artemisia frigida
Absinthe wormwood Artemisia absinthium
Hairy golden-aster Chrysopsis villosa
Whorled loosestrife Lysimachia quadriflora

Towle property -- Riparian area along Roseau River

Riverbank grape Vitis riparia
Beggar's Lice Desmodium canadense
Canada thistle Cirsium arvense
Flodman's thistle Cirsium flodmanii
Poison Ivy Rhus radicans
Bassswood Tilia americana
Birch Betula papyrifera
Green Ash Fraxinus pennsylvanica
Mountain maple Acer spicatum
Red-osier dogwood Cornus stolonifera
Western clematis Clematis ligusticofolia
Cow parsnip Heracleum lanatum
Northern bedstraw Galium boreale
Hog peanut Amphicarpa bractata
Black-eyed Susan Rudbeckia serotina

Crow Wing Trail -- Franklin Section

Culver's Root Veronicastrum virginicum   Note: Nationally rare, Provincially rare
Closed gentian, white Gentiana andrewsii albaforma
Blue lettuce Lactua pulchella
Smartweed Polygonum sp.
Purslane Portulaca oleracea
Large-leaved false-dandelion Agoseris glauca
Western snowberry Symphoricarpos occidentalis
Red-osier dogwood Cornus stolonifera
Wood's rose Rosa woodsii