PRI Gorge Garden Plant List – 7/11/07

Scientific Name*Common NameLocation/Comment
Ferns  
Asplenium trichomanesMaidenhair spleenwortShady cliff top
Cystopteris bulbifera*Bladder fernWoodland/base of cliff
Diplazium pycnocarponGlade fernWoodland
Dryopteris intermediaEvergreen wood FernWoodland, evergreen (Catskills)
Dryopteris marginalisMarginal wood fernWoodland, evergreen (Catskills)
Polypodium virginianum*Common polypodyShady cliff top
Polystichum acrostichoides*Christmas fernWoodland, evergreen
Herbaceous Perennials, Annuals, Bienniels
Anemonella thalictroides*Rue anemoneSunny cliff (in shade of)
Antennaria plantaginifolia*PussytoesSunny cliff top
Aquilegia canadensis*Wild ColumbineShady cliffs
Asarum canadensis*Wild gingerWoodland
Asclepias incarnata*Swamp milkweedRetention basin
Aster prenanthoidesLarge-leaf asterRetention basin (Catskill volunteer)
Aster schreberiSchreber’s white asterWoodland(Catskill volunteer)
Campanula rotundifoliaHarebellsSunny cliffs
Corydalis aureaGolden CorydalisCliff tops & bases (seeded in)
Corydalis sempervirensPale corydalisCliffs (Adirondackgenotype)
Eupatorium maculatum*Joe Pye weedRetention basin
Euthamia graminifolia*Lance-leaved GoldenrodMid retention basin
Iris versicolor*Blue Flag irisRetention basin
Lobelia cardinalis*Cardinal flowerPlanter & Retention basin
Lobelia dortmannaWater lobeliaPlanter (may not be wet enough!)
Lobelia siphiliticaGreat Blue lobeliaRetention basin (some *)
Mimulus ringens*MonkeyflowerPlanter &  retention basin
Mondarda didyma*BeebalmSunny edge
Penstemon hirsutusHairy beardstongueSunny cliffs & base (some *)
Rudbeckia hirtaBlack eyed Susan (non-native)Sunny scree (volunteer, left in)
Sanguineria canadensisBloodrootWoodland
Saxifraga virginiensis*Early rock saxifrageCliffs (seeded in, no plants yet)
Smilacina racemosaFalse Solomon's sealWoodland, Cliff base
Solidago bicolor*SilverrodSunny scree
Solidago caesia*Wreath goldenrodEdges
Solidago flexicaulis*Zig-zag goldenrodShady edge
Solidago gigantea*Late goldenrodRetention basin (early bloomer!)
Symphyotrichum cordifolium*Blue wood asterShady scree
Thalictrum dioicum*Early meadow rueShady cliff base
Tiarella cordifolia*FoamflowerWoodland
Veronica officionalis.SpeedwellScree
Viola rostrata*Long-spur violetWoodland
Viola sagittataArrow-leaved violetShady base of cliff
Viola striata*Creamy violetShady edge
Grasses, Sedges, Rushes  
Agrostis hyemalisSpring bentgrass, HairgrassSunny scree
Carex plantaginea*Plantain-leaf sedgeWoodland
Carex platyphylla*Broad leaf sedgeWoodland
Carex sp.*SedgeShady cliff
Danthonia spicata*Poverty oat grassShady cliff
Juncus effusus*Smooth rushPlanter
Poa nemoralis*Blue WoodgrassSunny cliff base
Vines  (none yet)
Woody Trees & Shrubs
Tsuga canadensisEastern hemlockWoodland(Cayuga Landscape)
Hamamelis vernalisSpring witch-hazelShady edge (Cayuga Landscape)
Amelanchier sp.Shadbush – ID species?Sunny edge (Cayuga Landscape)
Rubus odoratus*Purple flowering raspberryShady edge

* Asterisk by name indicates seed/spore grown from Cayuga Lake Basin source, i.e. local genotype