Species List (Scientific Name)   Leave a comment

 

List of Bog Species

by Scientific Name

 

 

 

Abies balsamea (Balsam Fir or Canada Balsam)

Acer rubrum (Maple, Red or Swamp)

Alnus rugosa (Alder, Speckled)

Andromeda glaucophylla (Bog-Rosemary)

Aronia melanocarpa (Chokeberry, Black)

Betula populifolia (Birch, Gray)

Bidens spp. (Beggars-Ticks)

Calamogrostis canadensis (Grass, Blue-Joint)

Calla palustris (Calla,Wild)

Calopogon tuberosus (Grass-Pink)

Carex crinita (Fringed Sedge) 

Carex flava (Yellow Sedge)

Carex echinata (Star Sedge)

Carex folliculata (Northern Long Sedge)

Carex pauciflora (Few Flower Sedge)

Carex stricta (Tussock Sedge)

Carex trisperma (Three-seeded Bog Sedge)

Carex vulpinoidea (Fox Sedge)

Chamaedaphne calyculata (Leatherleaf)

Chamaecyparis thyoides (Cedar,Atlantic White)

Chelone glabra (Turtlehead, White)

Cladium mariscoides (Twig Rush)

Cladonia rangiferina (Reindeer Lichen)

Clethra alnifolia (Pepperbush, Sweet)

Clintonia borealis (Bluebead Lily)

Coptis trifolia(Goldthread)

Cornus canadensis (Bunchberry)

Cornus stolonifera(Dogwood or Red Osier)

Decodon verticilliatus (Loosestrife, Swamp)

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

Drosera intermedia (Sundew,Intermediate Leaf)

Drosera rotundifolia (Sundew, Round-leaved)

Empetrum nigrum (Crowberry, Black)

Equisetum sylvaticum (Horsetail, Woodland)

Eupatorium perfoliatum (Boneset)

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

Eriophorum angustifolium (Tall Cotton Grass)

Eriophorum vaginatum (Tussock Cotton Grass)

Eriophorum virginicum (Tawny Cotton Grass)

Fraxinus nigra (Ash, Black)

Galium trifidum Bedstraw (Northern, Three-lobed)

 Gaylussacia baccata (Huckleberry, Black)

Gaylussacia dumosa (Huckleberry, Dwarf)

Gaultheria procumbens (Teaberry or Wintergreen orCreeping Snowberry)

Ilex (Nemopanthus) mucronata (Mountain Holly)

Ilex verticillata (Winterberry)

Impatiens capensis (Touch-Me-Not or Common Jewel Weed)

Iris versicolor (Iris, Northern, Blueflag)

Juniperus communis (Juniper,Common)

Kalmia angustifolia (Laurel, Sheep)

Kalmia polifolia (Laurel, Bog)

Larix laricinia   (Tamarack orLarch)

Lysmachia terrestris (Swamp Candles or Bog Loosestrife)

Lycopodium clavatum Club Moss orWolf-Claw)

Lycopus uniflorus (Water-Horehound, Northern) 

Maianthemum canadense (Mayflower, Canada)

Maianthemum trifolium (Three-leaved False Solomon’s Seal)

Menyanthes trifoliata (Buckbean)

Monotropa uniflora (Indian Pipe)

Myricagale (Sweet Gale or Bog Myrtle)

Onoclea sensibilis (Sensitive Fern)

Osmunda cinnemomea (Cinnamon Fern)

Osmunda regalis (Royal Fern)

Oxalis montana (Wood Sorrel, Common)

Picea mariana (Spruce, Black or Bog Spruce)

Picea rubens (Spruce, Red)

Pinus banksiana (Pine, Jack)

Pinus rigida (Pine, Pitch)

Pinus strobus (Pine, White or Eastern)

Plantathera blephariglottis (Orchid, White-Fringed)

Pogonia ophioglossoides (Rose Pogonia)

Rhododendron canadense (Rhodora)

Rhododendron groenlandicum (Labrador Tea)

Rhynchospora alba (White Beak-Rush)

Rosa nitida (Rose, Bristly)

Rubus chamaemorus (Baked- apple Berry or Cloudberry)

Rubus hispidus (Swamp Dewberry)

Sarracenia purpurea (Pitcher Plan)

Scutellaria lateriflora (Mad-Dog Skullcap)

Sium suave (Water Parsnip)

 Solidago uliginosa (Goldenrod, Bog)

Sorbus americana (Mountain-Ash, American)

Sparganium americanum (Bur-Reed, American)

Sphagnum spp.

Spiraea alba (Meadowsweet)

Symplocarpus foetidus (Skunk Cabbage)

Thalictrum pubescens (Meadow-Rue,Tall)

Thelypteris palustris (Marsh Fern)

Thuja occidentalis(Cedar, Northern White)

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

Trientalis borealis (Starflower)

Trillium undulatum (Trillium, Painted)

Tsuga canadensis (Hemlock (Eastern))

Utricularia cornuta (Bladderwort, Horned)

Vaccinium angustifolium (Blueberry, Low Bush)

Vaccinium corymbosum (Blueberry, Highbush)

Vaccinium oxycoccus (Cranberry, Small)

Viburnum cassinoides (Witherod or Wild Raisin)

Viola spp.(Violet)

 

Posted February 9, 2011 by zottoli

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