Lyon Park

Inspired by Virginia's natural diversity, a native plant garden surrounds the Lyon Park Community Center in Arlington, Virginia's community-owned Lyon Park. Help us observe and document the birds, bugs and other wildlife that come here in search of food and shelter!
Note: When we established ...more ↓

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Spotted Orbweaver 1
Neoscona crucifera
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Virginian Tiger Moth 2
Spilosoma virginica
99728 orig
Sachem 3
Atalopedes campestris
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swamp milkweed 4
Asclepias incarnata
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obedient plant 5
Physostegia virginiana
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butterfly milkweed 5
Asclepias tuberosa
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common milkweed 6
Asclepias syriaca
Small
Green Dragon 7
Arisaema dracontium
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Canadian wild ginger 8
Asarum canadense
262106327 064b6644e9 m
lady fern 9
Athyrium filix-femina
2578048757 d6f4a3bedf m
blue wild indigo 10
Baptisia australis
Small
white doll's-daisy 11
Boltonia asteroides
Small
winecup mallow 12
Callirhoe involucrata
Small
Campanula americana 7
Campanulastrum americanum
Small
Blue Sedge 13
Carex glaucodea
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buttonbush 14
Cephalanthus occidentalis
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inland sea oats 15
Chasmanthium latifolium
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white turtlehead 16
Chelone glabra
Small
red turtlehead 7
Chelone obliqua
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Green-and-gold 17
Chrysogonum virginianum
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Maryland golden-aster 18
Chrysopsis mariana
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Vase-vine Leatherflower 19
Clematis viorna
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Sweet Pepperbush 20
Clethra alnifolia
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Wild Basil 21
Clinopodium vulgare
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blue mistflower 22
Conoclinium coelestinum
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Lance-leaved Coreopsis 23
Coreopsis lanceolata
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gray dogwood 24
Cornus racemosa
Small
showy tick-trefoil 25
Desmodium canadense
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deertongue 20
Dichanthelium clandestinum
4710035605 004b15c516 m
purple coneflower 26
Echinacea purpurea
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bottlebrush grass 27
Elymus hystrix
Small
Purple Lovegrass 13
Eragrostis spectabilis
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White Wood Aster 28
Eurybia divaricata
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Hollow Joe-Pye Weed 29
Eutrochium fistulosum
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wild geranium 30
Geranium maculatum
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white avens 24
Geum canadense
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narrowleaf sunflower 31
Helianthus angustifolius
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woodland sunflower 24
Helianthus divaricatus
5956149288 38fc489ea0 m
false sunflower 32
Heliopsis helianthoides
Small
Scarlet Rosemallow 33
Hibiscus coccineus
wild hydrangea
Hydrangea arborescens
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shrubby St. John's-wort 34
Hypericum prolificum
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gallberry 4
Ilex glabra
dwarf crested iris
Iris cristata
4540579265 c0c943a3f8 m
Virginia sweetspire 14
Itea virginica
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Turk's-Cap lily 35
Lilium superbum
2868424984 69c160bc7a m
northern spicebush 36
Lindera benzoin
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cardinal flower 37
Lobelia cardinalis
2858066122 f77bd12916 m
great blue lobelia 38
Lobelia siphilitica
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fringed loosestrife 39
Lysimachia ciliata
Small
narrow-leaved loosestrife 11
Lysimachia quadriflora
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Virginia saxifrage 34
Micranthes virginiensis
3702099135 621bacac71 m
Scarlet Beebalm 27
Monarda didyma
Small
spotted horse mint 11
Monarda punctata
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Narrow-leaved Sundrops 20
Oenothera fruticosa
Small
Pinkladies 40
Oenothera speciosa
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sensitive fern 41
Onoclea sensibilis
4654631013 6a2fee7763 m
roundleaf ragwort 17
Packera obovata
6888096854 79e1f4884a m
golden ragwort 42
Packera aurea
switchgrass
Panicum virgatum
Small
Long-sepal Beardtongue 43
Penstemon calycosus
4719835732 43049e2869 m
foxglove beardtongue 44
Penstemon digitalis
3478262612 1309827c52 m
American jumpseed 45
Persicaria virginiana
fall phlox
Phlox paniculata
2564602243 4346ff8764 m
moss phlox 46
Phlox subulata
Small
red chokeberry 47
Photinia pyrifolia
common ninebark
Physocarpus opulifolius
Small
Christmas fern 48
Polystichum acrostichoides
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Clustered Mountainmint 49
Pycnanthemum muticum
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swamp rose 31
Rosa palustris
4882012818 f47a2e6001 m
Orange Coneflower 50
Rudbeckia fulgida
Small
black-eyed Susan 51
Rudbeckia hirta
Small
cutleaf coneflower 52
Rudbeckia laciniata
Small
Brown-eyed Susan 53
Rudbeckia triloba
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hairy petunia 54
Ruellia humilis
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lyreleaf sage 55
Salvia lyrata
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little bluestem 56
Schizachyrium scoparium
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Downy Skullcap 57
Scutellaria incana
Heart-leaved Skullcap
Scutellaria ovata
Small
Maryland senna 58
Senna marilandica
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Starry rosinweed 57
Silphium asteriscus
Small
field goldenrod 59
Solidago nemoralis
4991921804 38fdbe4fd2 m
stiff-leaved goldenrod 60
Solidago rigida
Autumn Goldenrod
Solidago sphacelata
499542370 e5e9d95fca m
Steeplebush 61
Spiraea tomentosa
7154168820 8de834b6ec m
celandine poppy 62
Stylophorum diphyllum
8268992074 8aeee7a03d m
heartleaf foamflower 28
Tiarella cordifolia
6269418054 80c5b09dc6 m
Blue Curls 63
Trichostema dichotomum
5662812842 e4980b755d m
clasping Venus's looking glass 64
Triodanis perfoliata
3796443149 d35b303940 m
blue vervain 24
Verbena hastata
9078383291 be72958217 m
New York ironweed 28
Vernonia noveboracensis
Small
Culver's root 65
Veronicastrum virginicum
4602679355 e7a90c8b19 m
common blue violet 32
Viola sororia
Small
Confederate violet 66
Viola sororia priceana

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