Common Plants on Wassumkeag Island, Maine (Sears Island)

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Cinnamon Fern 1
Osmundastrum cinnamomeum
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Interrupted Fern 2
Osmunda claytoniana
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royal fern 3
Osmunda regalis
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northern oak fern 4
Gymnocarpium dryopteris
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lady fern 5
Athyrium filix-femina
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Christmas fern 6
Polystichum acrostichoides
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spinulose wood fern 7
Dryopteris carthusiana
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crested buckler-fern 8
Dryopteris cristata
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intermediate wood fern 9
Dryopteris intermedia
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common bracken 10
Pteridium aquilinum
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hay-scented fern 11
Dennstaedtia punctilobula
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New York fern 12
Parathelypteris noveboracensis
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long beech fern 13
Phegopteris connectilis
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Sensitive Fern 14
Onoclea sensibilis
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common juniper 15
Juniperus communis
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northern white cedar 16
Thuja occidentalis
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Mugo Pine 17
Pinus mugo
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Eastern White Pine 18
Pinus strobus
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Eastern Hemlock 19
Tsuga canadensis
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balsam fir 20
Abies balsamea
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Tamarack 21
Larix laricina
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White Spruce 22
Picea glauca
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Red Spruce 23
Picea rubens
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princess pine 24
Dendrolycopodium obscurum
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Stiff Clubmoss 25
Spinulum annotinum
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Ground-cedar 26
Diphasiastrum complanatum
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field horsetail 27
Equisetum arvense
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meadow horsetail 28
Equisetum pratense
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Common Bird's-foot-trefoil 29
Lotus corniculatus
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Seaside Pea 30
Lathyrus japonicus
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red clover 31
Trifolium pratense
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White Clover 32
Trifolium repens
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Tufted Vetch 33
Vicia cracca
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skunk currant 34
Ribes glandulosum
Bristly Gooseberry
Ribes oxyacanthoides setosum
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fire cherry 36
Prunus pensylvanica
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Black Cherry 37
Prunus serotina
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Choke Cherry 38
Prunus virginiana
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American Blackberry 1
Rubus allegheniensis
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common dewberry 39
Rubus flagellaris
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swamp dewberry 40
Rubus hispidus
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European Raspberry 41
Rubus idaeus
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American Mountain Ash 38
Sorbus americana
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Broad-Leaved Meadowsweet 42
Spiraea alba latifolia
Steeplebush
Spiraea tomentosa tomentosa
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Smooth Shadbush 43
Amelanchier laevis
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Rugosa Rose 44
Rosa rugosa
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Pasture Rose 45
Rosa virginiana
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Apple 46
Malus ×domestica
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Indian Pipe 47
Monotropa uniflora
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Lowbush Blueberry 48
Vaccinium angustifolium
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Northern Highbush Blueberry 26
Vaccinium corymbosum
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velvetleaf blueberry 49
Vaccinium myrtilloides
Mountain Cranberry
Vaccinium vitis-idaea minus
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American Wintergreen 50
Gaultheria procumbens
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sheep laurel 51
Kalmia angustifolia
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Rhodora 52
Rhododendron canadense
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Spotted Touch-me-not 53
Impatiens capensis
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Swamp Candles 53
Lysimachia terrestris
Northern Starflower
Trientalis borealis borealis
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Pagoda Dogwood 36
Cornus alternifolia
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Canadian Bunchberry 38
Cornus canadensis
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Common Milkweed 54
Asclepias syriaca
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spreading dogbane 55
Apocynum androsaemifolium
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azure bluet 56
Houstonia caerulea
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Annual Sea-blite 57
Suaeda maritima
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Sea Lavender 58
Limonium carolinianum
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Parasol Whitetop 59
Doellingeria umbellata
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whorled wood aster 60
Oclemena acuminata
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Autumn Hawkbit 61
Scorzoneroides autumnalis
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common yarrow 62
Achillea millefolium
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Fox-and-cubs 63
Hieracium aurantiacum
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meadow hawkweed 44
Hieracium caespitosum
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common dandelion 64
Taraxacum officinale
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Canada Goldenrod 65
Solidago canadensis
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Downy Goldenrod 25
Solidago puberula
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seaside goldenrod 55
Solidago sempervirens
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Field Pussytoes 67
Antennaria neglecta
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Pearly Everlasting 68
Anaphalis margaritacea
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Mugwort 38
Artemisia vulgaris
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large-leaf aster 69
Eurybia macrophylla
Annual Ragweed
Ambrosia artemisiifolia elatior
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perennial sow thistle 70
Sonchus arvensis
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meadow salsify 71
Tragopogon pratensis
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Tansy 38
Tanacetum vulgare
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Ox-eye Daisy 32
Leucanthemum vulgare
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common blue wood aster 72
Symphyotrichum cordifolium
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calico aster 73
Symphyotrichum lateriflorum
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New York aster 15
Symphyotrichum novi-belgii
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Mountain Wood-sorrel 58
Oxalis montana
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Yellow Woodsorrel 53
Oxalis stricta
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Western Poison Ivy 36
Toxicodendron rydbergii
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Striped Maple 11
Acer pensylvanicum
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red maple 74
Acer rubrum
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Mountain Maple 75
Acer spicatum
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Common Evening-Primrose 70
Oenothera biennis

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