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Plant identifying

Lecia and I have begun to identify our collections. Here’s a list of the species we found at some roadside remnants with links to their USDA PLANTS Database descriptions:

Native species

Galium boreale
http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=GABO2

Heliopsis helianthoides
http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=HEHE5

Anemone cylindrica
http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ANCY

Anemone canadensis
http://plants.usda.gov/java/nameSearch

Rosa arkansana
http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ROAR3

Introduced species

Lotus corniculatus
http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ROAR3

Melilotus officinalis
http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=MEOF&photoID=meof_009_ahp.jpg

Medicago sativa
http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=MESA&photoID=mesa_003_ahp.jpg

Further info on some of these species can be found at efloras.org and vplants.org.

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