List of Flora
for Fens

––––– Fen Flora –––––  
Ambrosia trifida Giant Ragweed
Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem
Angelica atropurpurea Great Angelica
Apocynum cannabinum (including Apocynum sibiricum) Common Dogbane
Arnoglossum plantagineum Prairie Indian Plantain
Asclepias incarnata Swamp Milkweed
Asclepias sullivantii Prairie Milkweed
Aster borealis Rush Aster
Aster lanceolatus simplex Panicled Aster
Aster novae-angliae New England Aster
Aster praealtus Willow Aster
Aster puniceus (including Aster firmus) Swamp Aster
Betula ◊ sandbergii Sandberg's Birch
Bidens connata Purple-Stemmed Beggar's Tick
Calamagrostis canadensis Bluejoint Grass
Calamintha arkansana Low Calamint
Caltha palustris Marsh Marigold
Campanula aparinoides Marsh Bellflower
Cardamine bulbosa Spring Cress
Carex bauxbaumii Bauxbaum's Sedge
Carex bebbii Bebb's Sedge
Carex crawei Crawe's Sedge
Carex cryptolepis Yellow Sedge
Carex hystericina Porcupine Sedge
Carex leptalea Slender Sedge
Carex lurida Lurid Sedge
Carex pellita Woolly Sedge
Carex prairea Prairie Sedge
Carex sartwellii Sartwell's Sedge
Carex scoparia Pointed Broom Sedge
Carex sterilis Sterile Sedge
Carex stricta Tussock Sedge
Carex suberecta Sedge sp.
Carex tetanica Sedge sp.
Carex viridula Needle-Leaf Sedge
Chelone glabra White Turtlehead
Cirsium muticum Swamp Thistle
Cornus obliqua Silky Dogwood
Cornus racemosa Gray Dogwood
Cornus sericea Red-Osier Dogwood
Cuscuta spp. Dodder spp.
Cypripedium ◊ andrewsii Andrew's Lady's Slipper
Cypripedium candidum White Lady's Slipper
Doellingeria umbellata Flat-Topped Aster
Epilobium ciliatum Northern Willow Herb
Equisetum arvense Common Horsetail
Equisetum ◊ nelsonii Nelson's Horsetail
Equisetum variegatum Variegated Horsetail
Eriophorum angustifolium Cotton Sedge sp.
Eupatoriadelphus maculatus Spotted Joe-Pye Weed
Eupatorium perfoliatum Common Boneset
Filipendula rubra Queen-of-the-Prairie
Galium asprellum Rough Bedstraw
Galium boreale Northern Bedstraw
Gentiana andrewsii Bottle Gentian
Gentiana crinita Fringed Gentian
Gentiana procera Small Fringed Gentian
Geum rivale Purple Avens
Glyceria striata Fowl Manna Grass
Hasteola suaveolens Sweet Indian Plantain
Helenium autumnale Sneezeweed
Helianthus giganteus Giant Sunflower
HierochloŽ odorata Sweet Grass
Impatiens capensis Orange Jewelweed
Iris virginica shrevei Southern Blue Flag
Juncus dudleyi Dudley's Rush
Juncus effusus Soft Rush
Lemna minor Lesser Duckweed
Liatris pycnostachya Prairie Blazingstar
Lobelia kalmii Kalm's Lobelia
Lobelia siphilitica Great Blue Lobelia
Lycopus americanus Common Bugleweed
Lycopus uniflorus Northern Bugleweed
Lysimachia quadriflora Prairie Loosestrife
Mentha arvensis Field Mint
Oligoneuron ohiense Ohio Goldenrod
Oligoneuron riddellii Riddell's Goldenrod
Ophioglossum pusillum Northern Adder's Tongue
Oxypolis rigidior Cowbane
Parnassia glauca Grass-of-Parnassus
Pedicularis lanceolata Swamp Betony
Pentaphylloides floribunda Shrubby Cinquefoil
Phragmites australis Common Reed
Pycnanthemum virginianum Common Mountain Mint
Rhamnus lanceolata glabrata Lance-Leaved Buckthorn
Ribes hirtellum Northern Gooseberry
Rubus pubescens Dwarf Raspberry
Salix discolor Pussy Willow
Salix rigida Heart-Leaved Willow
Salix sericea Silky Willow
Sanguisorba canadensis Great Burnet
Selaginella eclipes Small Spikemoss
Senna hebecarpa Wild Senna
Solidago gigantea Giant Goldenrod
Solidago patula Swamp Goldenrod
Solidago uliginosa Bog Goldenrod
Spartina pectinata Prairie Cordgrass
Sphagnum spp. Sphagnum Moss
Sphenopholis intermedia Slender Wedge Grass
Spiranthes lucida Shining Ladies' Tresses
Spiranthes romanzoffiana Hooded Ladies' Tresses
Stellaria crassifolia Matted Chickweed
Stellaria longifolia Long-Leaved Chickweed
Symplocarpus foetidus Skunk Cabbage
Thalictrum dasycarpum Purple Meadow Rue
Thelypteris palustris pubescens Marsh Fern
Thuja occientalis White Cedar
Trichophorum cespitosum callosum Tufted Bulrush
Valeriana edulis ciliata Common Valerian
Valeriana uliginosa Marsh Valerian
Viola cucullata Marsh Violet
Zizia aurea Golden Alexanders

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