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Plants of Chesapeake Bay

Bayscapes - From the US Fish and Wildlife Service Chesapeake Bay Field Office. This 83 page guide contains color photos of over 400 plant species native to the Chesapeake Bay Watershed, including all states with drainage to the the Bay: Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and New York.

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Dichanthelium clandestinumDeer-tongue
Dichanthelium commutatumVariable panicgrass
Dicentra cucullariaDutchman's breeches
Dicentra eximiaTurkey corn
Fringed bleedinghearts
Wild bleedingheart
Distichlis spicataSaltgrass
Coastal salt grass
Inland salt-grass
Diospyros virginianaCommon persimmon
Eastern persimmon
Dodecatheon meadiaEastern shooting star
Shooting star
Pride of Ohio
Prairie pointers
Doellingeria umbellataParasol whitetop
Flat-topped White Aster
Doellingeria umbellata var. umbellataFlat-top aster
Parasol whitetop
Dryopteris carthusianaShield fern
Spinulose wood fern
Spinulose woodfern
Toothed wood fern
Dryopteris cristataCrested woodfern
Crested wood fern
Buckler fern
Dryopteris intermediaIntermediate woodfern
Evergreen wood-fern
Fancy wood fern
Dryopteris marginalisMarginal woodfern
Marginal fern
Marginal shieldfern
Dulichium arundinaceumThreeway sedge
Three-sided sedge
Elymus canadensisCanada wild rye
Canadian wildrye
Prairie wildrye
Nodding wildrye
Elymus hystrixEastern bottlebrush grass
Bottlebrush Grass
Elymus ripariusRiverbank wild-rye
Riverbank wildrye
Elymus virginicusVirginia wildrye
Virginia wild rye
Erythronium americanumYellow trout-lily
American trout-lily
Dogtooth violet
Eastern trout-lily
Adder's tongue
Erigeron pulchellusRobin's plantain
Poor Robin's plantain
Rose petty
Robert's plantain
Blue spring-daisy
Eurybia divaricataWhite wood aster
Eupatoriadelphus dubiusCoastal plain joepyeweed
Joe-Pye weed
Eutrochium fistulosumJoe-pye Weed
Queen of the Meadow
Hollow Joe-pye Weed
Eupatorium hyssopifoliumHyssop-leaf Boneset
Hyssopleaf thoroughwort
Eupatoriadelphus maculatus var. maculatusSpotted trumpetweed
Spotted joe-pye-weed
Eupatorium perfoliatumCommon boneset
Eutrochium purpureumPurple joepyeweed
Sweet-scented joepyeweed
Sweet joepyeweed
Eubotrys racemosaFetter-bush
Swamp doghobble
Sweet-bells Leucothe
Fagus grandifoliaAmerican beech
Festuca rubraRed fescue
Fraxinus americanaWhite ash
Fraxinus pennsylvanicaGreen ash
Red ash
Gaylussacia baccataBlack huckleberry
Gaylussacia frondosaBlue huckleberry
Gaultheria procumbensEastern teaberry
Gentiana clausaBottle gentian
Blind gentian
Geranium maculatumSpotted geranium
Wild geranium
Gillenia trifoliataBowman's root
Indian physic
Goodyera pubescensDowny rattlesnake plantain
Hamamelis virginianaWitch hazel
American witch hazel
Heuchera americanaAmerican alumroot
Helianthus angustifoliusSwamp sunflower
Narrowleaf sunflower
Narrow-leaved sunflower
Helenium autumnaleCommon sneezeweed
Fall sneezeweed
Autumn sneezeweed
Helianthus decapetalusThinleaf sunflower
Ten-petaled sunflower
Thin-leaved sunflower
Pale sunflower
Helianthus divaricatusWoodland sunflower
Rough sunflower
Heliopsis helianthoidesSmooth oxeye
Oxeye sunflower
False sunflower
Heracleum maximumCommon cowparsnip
Cow Parsnip
Hepatica nobilis var. acutaSharplobe hepatica
Sharp-lobed hepatica
Mountain hepatica
Hepatica nobilis var. obtusaRoundlobe hepatica
Round-lobed hepatica
Heuchera villosaHairy alumroot
Hibiscus moscheutosCrimsoneyed rosemallow
Crimson-eyed rose-mallow
Marshmallow hibiscus
Houstonia caeruleaAzure bluet
Hydrangea arborescensWild hydrangea
Hypericum densiflorumBushy St. Johnswort
Hylotelephium telephioidesAllegheny stonecrop
Hydrophyllum virginianumEastern waterleaf
Shawnee salad
Virginia waterleaf
Ilex glabraInkberry
Ilex laevigataSmooth winterberry
Ilex opacaAmerican holly
Christmas holly
Ilex verticillataCommon winterberry
Michigan holly
Black alder
Impatiens capensisJewelweed
Orange Jewelweed
Spotted Touch-Me-Not
Ionactis linariifoliusFlaxleaf whitetop aster
Stiff Aster
Flaxleaf aster
Iris prismaticaSlender blue iris
Slender blue flag
Coastal iris
Iris versicolorHarlequin blueflag
Northern blue flag
Large blue iris
Iris virginicaVirginia iris
Great Blue Flag
Southern blueflag
Itea virginicaVirginia sweetspire
Iva frutescensJesuit's bark
High-tide bush
High-water shrub
Marsh elder
Jeffersonia diphyllaTwinleaf
Justicia americanaAmerican water-willow
Juncus canadensisCanadian rush
Canada rush
Juncus effususCommon rush
Soft Rush
Juglans nigraBlack walnut
Eastern black walnut
Juncus roemerianusBlack needlerush
Needlegrass rush
Juniperus virginianaEastern red cedar
Eastern redcedar
Virginia juniper
Kalmia angustifoliaSheep laurel
Lambkill kalmia
Kalmia latifoliaMountain laurel
Calico bush
Kosteletzkya virginicaVirginia saltmarsh mallow
Virginia fen-rose
Seashore mallow
Salt Marsh-mallow
Lespedeza capitataRoundhead lespedeza
Roundhead bush-clover
Round-headed lespedeza
Round-headed bush-clover
Leersia oryzoidesRice cut grass
Rice cutgrass
Lindera benzoinNorthern spicebush
Wild allspice
Limonium carolinianumCarolina sealavender
Sea lavender
Lilium canadenseCanada lily
Canadian lily
Wild yellow lily
Lilium philadelphicumWood lily
Liatris pilosa var. pilosaShaggy blazing star
Grass-leaf blazingstar
Liatris scariosaDevil's bite
Large blazing star
Large gayfeather
Large liatris
Savanna blazing star
Savanna gayfeather
Savanna liatris
Liatris spicataDense blazing star
Dense gayfeather
Dense liatris
Marsh blazing star
Marsh gayfeather
Marsh liatris
Liatris squarrosaScaly blazing star
Scaly gayfeather
Scaly liatris
Liquidambar styracifluaSweetgum
American sweetgum
Lilium superbumTurk's-cap lily
Liriodendron tulipiferaTulip tree
Tulip poplar
Yellow poplar
Lobelia cardinalisCardinal flower
Lonicera sempervirensCoral honeysuckle
Trumpet honeysuckle
Lobelia siphiliticaGreat blue lobelia
Lupinus perennisSundial lupine
Wild lupine
Lyonia ligustrinaMaleberry
Lyonia marianaPiedmont staggerbush
Magnolia acuminataCucumbertree
Cucumber tree
Mountain magnolia
Maianthemum canadenseCanada Mayflower
False Lily-of-the-valley
Malus coronariaSweet crabapple
American crab
Maianthemum racemosum ssp. racemosumFeathery false lily of the valley
False spikenard
False Solomon's seal
Solomon's plume
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