Common Plants on Wassumkeag Island, Maine (Sears Island)

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108471017 adb0a22052 m
Cinnamon Fern 1
Osmundastrum cinnamomeum
15902421309 7f428b20b1 m
Interrupted Fern 2
Osmunda claytoniana
2944511926 f3c3d083a8 m
royal fern 3
Osmunda regalis
3782294019 ed5daff699 m
northern oak fern 4
Gymnocarpium dryopteris
262106327 064b6644e9 m
lady fern 5
Athyrium filix-femina
Small
Christmas fern 6
Polystichum acrostichoides
Small
spinulose wood fern 7
Dryopteris carthusiana
6149796398 5c16195a53 m
crested buckler-fern 8
Dryopteris cristata
2997698664 a93b7e735c m
intermediate wood fern 9
Dryopteris intermedia
5290636535 760de55019 m
common bracken 10
Pteridium aquilinum
2979186350 51aed4acd7 m
hay-scented fern 11
Dennstaedtia punctilobula
2867613421 8dcb207350 m
New York fern 12
Parathelypteris noveboracensis
4729678921 db137d0ee1 m
long beech fern 13
Phegopteris connectilis
3440571200 a8a3897853 m
Sensitive Fern 14
Onoclea sensibilis
5402049360 d1c72e8d90 m
common juniper 15
Juniperus communis
2297729568 722ba6fc14 m
northern white cedar 16
Thuja occidentalis
7990214837 1e68814b8c m
Mugo Pine 17
Pinus mugo
Small
Eastern White Pine 18
Pinus strobus
2861403736 aef342656f m
Eastern Hemlock 19
Tsuga canadensis
3643200983 be9a7c4013 m
balsam fir 20
Abies balsamea
519865739 31427705db m
Tamarack 21
Larix laricina
5914852258 ac9d2e0f32 m
White Spruce 22
Picea glauca
5101750027 c8a3dea416 m
Red Spruce 23
Picea rubens
3068651476 ac495d2276 m
princess pine 24
Dendrolycopodium obscurum
4004777115 07a359a162 m
Stiff Clubmoss 25
Spinulum annotinum
4695051930 8e7d8c5a26 m
Ground-cedar 26
Diphasiastrum complanatum
3829016138 c0aeedc611 m
field horsetail 27
Equisetum arvense
2477896579 6937a61304 m
meadow horsetail 28
Equisetum pratense
2883346403 281b18a94b m
Common Bird's-foot-trefoil 29
Lotus corniculatus
3606642842 6b0625ac46 m
Seaside Pea 30
Lathyrus japonicus
3936455393 05703433d6 m
red clover 31
Trifolium pratense
Small
White Clover 32
Trifolium repens
2674769792 54d8f7a964 m
Tufted Vetch 33
Vicia cracca
384009977 43108039e6 m
skunk currant 34
Ribes glandulosum
Bristly Gooseberry
Ribes oxyacanthoides setosum
6927689396 8589a9d3d7 m
fire cherry 36
Prunus pensylvanica
2439095761 781c1d4c18 m
Black Cherry 37
Prunus serotina
610088015 f4ff39c080 m
Choke Cherry 38
Prunus virginiana
115512748 33f089e266 m
American Blackberry 1
Rubus allegheniensis
Small
common dewberry 39
Rubus flagellaris
3596716433 a6eda08046 m
swamp dewberry 40
Rubus hispidus
3679469230 1b56882d31 m
European Raspberry 41
Rubus idaeus
2577515373 aea042b6d1 m
American Mountain Ash 38
Sorbus americana
14753469145 70bd35c202 m
Broad-Leaved Meadowsweet 42
Spiraea alba latifolia
Steeplebush
Spiraea tomentosa tomentosa
4486732478 2ba6ebf1ca m
Smooth Shadbush 43
Amelanchier laevis
Small
Rugosa Rose 44
Rosa rugosa
2631982999 07d916d76d m
Pasture Rose 45
Rosa virginiana
2107717423 0216d951bb m
Apple 46
Malus ×domestica
Small
Indian Pipe 47
Monotropa uniflora
Small
Lowbush Blueberry 48
Vaccinium angustifolium
4792270324 40db84567b m
Northern Highbush Blueberry 26
Vaccinium corymbosum
Small
velvetleaf blueberry 49
Vaccinium myrtilloides
Mountain Cranberry
Vaccinium vitis-idaea minus
72980604 ab887c8288 m
American Wintergreen 50
Gaultheria procumbens
3756883520 85ff325425 m
sheep laurel 51
Kalmia angustifolia
5750643442 fb3e13ea6f m
Rhodora 52
Rhododendron canadense
2641238411 86db83de1e m
Spotted Touch-me-not 53
Impatiens capensis
2693772199 d4d766b7bc m
Swamp Candles 53
Lysimachia terrestris
Northern Starflower
Trientalis borealis borealis
3597361778 f0ca4fcdca m
Pagoda Dogwood 36
Cornus alternifolia
2576877441 84222744ac m
Canadian Bunchberry 38
Cornus canadensis
3157431409 e60b522e9e m
Common Milkweed 54
Asclepias syriaca
Small
spreading dogbane 55
Apocynum androsaemifolium
2549342047 56ccca1661 m
azure bluet 56
Houstonia caerulea
230625289 6a048d97b8 m
Annual Sea-blite 57
Suaeda maritima
980635533 9d41056e81 m
Sea Lavender 58
Limonium carolinianum
Small
Parasol Whitetop 59
Doellingeria umbellata
5056229384 f32ddd3b67 m
whorled wood aster 60
Oclemena acuminata
6094034332 f2b68c8c09 m
Autumn Hawkbit 61
Scorzoneroides autumnalis
3683708823 c73406c4c4 m
common yarrow 62
Achillea millefolium
642397360 c1d409dd10 m
Fox-and-cubs 63
Hieracium aurantiacum
Small
meadow hawkweed 44
Hieracium caespitosum
2446486568 6088b7dd6c m
common dandelion 64
Taraxacum officinale
1023406994 6bc8209106 m
Canada Goldenrod 65
Solidago canadensis
6187731804 4ba38c4e12 m
Downy Goldenrod 25
Solidago puberula
Small
seaside goldenrod 55
Solidago sempervirens
2463597840 be3e60c441 m
Field Pussytoes 67
Antennaria neglecta
515996366 183d58a20a m
Pearly Everlasting 68
Anaphalis margaritacea
3058841690 c73ef09505 m
Mugwort 38
Artemisia vulgaris
4894115481 185ca79b32 m
large-leaf aster 69
Eurybia macrophylla
Annual Ragweed
Ambrosia artemisiifolia elatior
5320745981 d0ec43fded m
perennial sow thistle 70
Sonchus arvensis
14666018290 1df3fd1350 m
meadow salsify 71
Tragopogon pratensis
1175159336 1595af0a35 m
Tansy 38
Tanacetum vulgare
Small
Ox-eye Daisy 32
Leucanthemum vulgare
6950504709 14a2d91380 m
common blue wood aster 72
Symphyotrichum cordifolium
6156694205 afdc715ccd m
calico aster 73
Symphyotrichum lateriflorum
5190316392 cf17434d06 m
New York aster 15
Symphyotrichum novi-belgii
1051518448 aa950ae58c m
Mountain Wood-sorrel 58
Oxalis montana
2767528629 27d453cd5d m
Yellow Woodsorrel 53
Oxalis stricta
3622311404 3539926458 m
Western Poison Ivy 36
Toxicodendron rydbergii
3001420416 23af22fc38 m
Striped Maple 11
Acer pensylvanicum
4171956750 46560c6654 m
red maple 74
Acer rubrum
4052473072 b8ff4e7fc8 m
Mountain Maple 75
Acer spicatum
4248337326 6e2cd3c425 m
Common Evening-Primrose 70
Oenothera biennis

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