Species List (Common Name)   Leave a comment

 

List of Bog Species by Common Name

 

Alder (Speckled), Alnus rugosa

Ash (Black), Fraxinus nigra

Aster (Flat-Topped, White), Doellingeria umbellata (Aster umbellatus)

Aster (Rough-Leaved), Eurybia radula (Aster radula)

Baked- apple Berry or Cloudberry, Rubus chamaemorus

Balsam Fir or Canada Balsam, Abies balsamea

Bedstraw (Northern, Three-lobed), Galium trifidum

Beggars-Ticks, Bidens spp.

Birch (Gray), Betula populifolia

Bladderwort (Horned), Utricularia cornuta

Blueberry (Highbush), Vaccinium corymbosum

Blueberry (Low Bush), Vaccinium angustifolium

Bog-Rosemary, Andromeda glaucophylla

Boneset, Eupatorium perfoliatum

Buckbean, Menyanthes trifoliata

Bunchberry, Cornus canadensis

Bur-Reed (American), Sparganium americanum

Calla (Wild), Calla palustris

Cedar (Atlantic White) Chamaecyparis thyoides

Cedar (Northern White), Thuja occidentalis

Chokeberry (Black), Aronia melanocarpa

Cinnamon Fern, Osmunda cinnemomea

Club Moss orWolf-Claw, Lycopodium clavatum 

Cotton Grass (Tall), Eriophorum angustifolium

Cotton Grass (Tawny), Eriophorum virginicum

Cotton Grass (Tussock), Eriophorum vaginatum

Cranberry (Small), Vaccinium oxycoccus

Crowberry (Black), Empetrum nigrum

Dogwood or Red Osier, Cornus stolonifera

Goldenrod (Bog), Solidago uliginosa

Goldthread, Coptis trifolia

Grass (Blue-Joint), Calamogrostis canadensis

Hemlock (Eastern), Tsuga canadensis

Horsetail (Woodland), Equisetum sylvaticum

Huckleberry (Black), Gaylussacia baccata

Huckleberry (Dwarf), Gaylussacia dumosa

Indian Pipe, Monotropa uniflora

Iris (Northern, Blueflag), Iris versicolor

Juniper (Common), Juniperus communis

Labrador Tea, Rhododendron groenlandicum

Laurel (Sheep), Kalmia angustifolia

Laurel (Bog), Kalmia polifolia

Leatherleaf, Chamaedaphne calyculata

Lily (Bluebead), Clintonia borealis

Loosestrife (Swamp), Decodon verticilliatus

Mad-Dog Skullcap, Scutellaria lateriflora

Maple (Red), Acer rubrum

Marsh Fern, Thelypteris palustris

Mayflower (Canada), Maianthemum canadense

Meadow-Rue (Tall), Thalictrum pubescens

Meadowsweet, Spiraea alba

Mountain-Ash (American), Sorbus americana

Mountain Holly, Nemopanthus mucronata

Orchid (Grass-Pink), Calopogon tuberosus

Orchid (Rose Pogonia)Pogonia ophioglossoides

Orchid (White-Fringed), Plantathera blephariglottis

Pepperbush (Sweet), Clethra alnifolia)

Pine (Jack), Pinus banksiana

Pine (Pitch), Pinus rigida

Pine (White or Eastern), Pinus strobus

Pitcher Plant, Sarracenia purpurea

Reindeer Lichen, Cladonia rangiferina

Rhodora, Rhododendron canadense

Rose (Bristly), Rosa nitida

Royal Fern, Osmunda regalis

Sedge, Carex spp. (Refer to the species list)

Sensitive Fern, Onoclea sensibilis

Skunk Cabbage, Symplocarpus foetidus

Sphagnum spp.

Spruce (Black or Bog Spruce), Picea mariana

Spruce (Red), Picea rubens

Starflower, Trientalis borealis

St John’s-Wort (Marsh), Triadenum virginicum

Sundew(Intermediate Leaf), Drosera intermedia

Sundew (Round-leaved), Drosera rotundifolia

Swamp Candles or Bog Loosestrife, Lysmachia terrestris

Swamp Dewberry, Rubus hispidus

Sweet Gale or Bog Myrtle, Myrica gale

Tamarack or Larch, Larix laricina

Teaberry or Wintergreen or Creeping Snowberry, Gaultheria procumbens

Three-leaved False Solomon’s Seal, Maianthemum trifolium

Touch-Me-Not or Common Jewel Weed, Impatiens capensis

Trillium (Painted), Trillium undulatum

Turtlehead (White), Chelone glabra

Twig Rush, Cladium mariscoides

Water-Horehound (Northern), Lycopus uniflorus

Water Parsnip, Sium suave

White Beak-Rush, Rhynchospora alba

Winterberry, Ilex verticillata

Witherod or Wild Raisin, Viburnum cassinoides

Wood Sorrel (Common) Oxalis montana

Violet, Viola spp.

 

 
 

 

 

Posted February 9, 2011 by zottoli

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