Upland Plants

Plants normally found on drier sites, and not in wetlands

Here is the list of upland species found on this site.  You can also use the search function to find the species you’re looking for.

Wildflowers

Wood Anemone (Anemone quinquefolia)

Common Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)

Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)

Tall Thimbleweed (Anemone virginiana)

Winter Cress (Barbarea vulgaris)

Chicory (Cichorium intybus)

Spring Beauty (Claytonia virginica)

Lily of the Valley (Convallaria majalis)

Three-leaf Goldthread (Coptis trifolia)

Bunchberry (Cornus canadensis)

Eastern Shooting Star (Dodecatheon meadia)

Rattlesnake Master (Eryngium yuccifolium)

White Trout Lily  (Erythronium albidum)

Prairie Smoke (Geum triflorum)

Annual Sunflower (Helianthus annuus)

Sharp-Lobed Anemone (Hepatica acutiloba)

Yellow Star-grass (Hypoxis hirsute)

Motherwort (Leonurus cardiaca

Hairy Puccoon (Lithospermum caroliniense)

Birdsfoot Trefoil (Lotus corniculatus)

Canada Mayflower (Maianthemum canadense)

White Sweet Clover (Melilotus albus)

Starry False Solomon’s Seal (Maianthemum stellatum)

Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa)

Mayapple (Podophyllum peltatum)

Fringed Polygala (Polygala paucifolia)

Bloodroot (Sanguinaria canadensis)

Crown Vetch (Securigera varia)

Compass plant (Silphium laciniatum)

Climbing Deadly Nightshade (Solanum dulcamara)

Stiff Goldenrod (Solidago rigida)

Ohio Spiderwort (Tradescantia ohiensis)

Starflower (Trientalis borealis)

Red Clover (Trifolium pretense)

Large-flowered Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

Trees and Shrubs

Sugar Maple -(Acer saccharum) 

Staghorn Sumac (Rhus typhina)

Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis)

Grasses and Segdes

Foxtail Barley (Hordeum Jubatum)

Ferns, Mosses, Clubmosses etc.

Maidenhair Fern (Adiantum pedatum)

Stiff Clubmoss (Lycopodium annotinum)
Tree Clubmoss (Lycopodium clavatum)

Tree Clubmoss, Lycopodium clavatum strobilus

Tree Clubmoss, (Lycopodium clavatum)