Northern Hardwood Wildflowers

The following spring woodland wildflowers were planted in the hardwoods section of the boardwalk loop.

 

Planted Fall 2001

Common Name

Scientific Name

Quantity

Bloom Time

Ginger Asarum canadense 120 Spring-early summer
Solomon's Seal Polygonatum biflorum 70 Midspring-early summer
Bellwort Uvularia grandiflora 100 Early spring-midspring
Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalicotroides 75 Early spring-midspring
Woodland Phlox Phlox divaricata 100 Midspring-early summer
Crested Iris Iris cristata 20 Spring
False Solomon's Seal Smilacina racemosa 50 Midspring-early summer
May Apple Podophyllum peltatum 100 Midspring-late spring
Red Baneberry Actaea pachypoda 10 Midspring-late spring
Bishop's Cap Mitella Diphylla 100 Spring-Summer

 

Planted Fall 2002

Common Name

Scientific Name

Quantity

Bloom Time

Dutchman's Breeches Dicentra cucullaria 100 Spring
Sharp-lobed Hepatica Hepatica acutiloba 100 Spring
Virginia Waterleaf Hydrophyllum virginianum 100 Midspring-early summer
Skunk Cabbage Symplocarpus foetidus 30 Late winter-early spring
Blue Cohosh Caulophyllum thalictroides 100 early spring-midspring
False Rue Anemone Anemonella thalictroides 100 Midspring-early summer


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