List compiled by Jeff Patton

Tri-State Chapter of  the WVNPS  

Fort Gay, WV  5-6-2006

Mills Creek Area Hike  

ANACARDIACEAE

Poison Ivy -  Toxicodendron radicans     

ANNONACEAE

Paw Paw - Asimina triloba

APIACEAE

Sweet Cicely -  Osmorrhiza longistylis

ARACEAE

Jack-in-the-pulpit - Arisaema triphyllum

Green Dragon- Arisaema dracontium

ASPLENIACEAE

Walking Fern- Camptosorus rhizophyllus

ASTERACEAE

Daisy Fleabane - Erigeron strigosus

Cynthia-Krigia biflora

Golden Ragwort -Senecio aureus  

Pussy Toes - Antenmaria plantaginifolia

BALSAMINACEA

Jewelweed -  Impatiens sp . 

BERBERIDACEAE

Jeffersonia diphylla

Mayapple -  Podophyllum peltatum  

BORAGACEA

Wild Comfrey -  Cynoglossum virginianum  

BRASSICACEAE

Cut-leaf Tootwort -  Dentaria laciniata  

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Star Chickweed- Stellaria corei

Giant Chickweed- Stellaria pubera

CORNACEAE

Dogwood - Cornus florida

CRASSULACEAE  

Stonecrop -  Sedum ternatum

CUCURBITACEAE

Wild Cucumber- Echinocystis lobata

CYPERACEA

Silver-leaved sedge- Carex platyphylla,

DIOSCOREACEAE

4 Leaf Wild Yam -  Dioscorea quaternata  

Wild Yam- D. vilossa

DRYOPTERIDACEAE

Christmas Fern -  Polysticum acrostichoides

GERANIACEAE

Wild Geranium-Geranium maculatum

HYDROPHYLLACEAE

Waterleaf- Hydrophyllum macrophyllum

HYMENOPHYLLACAE

Filmy Fern- Trichomanes boschianum

IRIDACEA

Blue-eyed Grass- Sisyrinchium angustifolium

Crested Iris- Iris cristata

LAMIACEAE

Veiny Skullcap- Scutellaria nervosa

Creeping Charlie- Gleochoma hederacea

Lyre Leaf Sage- Salvia lyrata

LILIACEAE

False Solomon’s   Seal -  Maiantheum racemosa

Solomon Seal -  Polygonatum biflorum    

Perfoliate Bellwort -  Uvularia perfoliata

Star of Bethlehem- Ornithogalum umbellatum

LIMNANTHACEA

False mermaidweed- Floerkea proserpinacoides

ORBANCHACEA

Beechdrops- Epifagus virginiana

Cancer Root-Conopholis americana

ORCHIDACEAE  

Cranefly Orchid -  Tipularia discolor  

Rattlesnake Orchid- Goodyera pubescens

Yellow Lady's Slipper-Cypripedium pubescens

OXALIDACEAE

Violet Wood Sorrel -  Oxalis violacea

PAPAVERACEAE

Bloodroot- Sanguinaria Canadensis

Celandine Poppy- Stylophorum diphyllum

POACEAE

Early Blugrass- Poa cuspidata

Orchard Grass-Dactylis glomerata

Stilt Grass-Microstegium vimineum

Deer tongue grass-Dichanthelium clandestinum

Woodland Fescue-Festuca subverticillata

Woodland Bluegrass- Poa sylvestris

POLEMONIACEAE

Greek Valerian - Polemonium reptans  

Woodland Phlox- Phlox divaricata

POLYGONACEAE

Japanese Knotweed- Polygonum cuspidatum

PTERIDACEAE

Maidenhair Fern-Adiantum pedatum

PYLROACEA

Spotted wintergreen -  Chimaphila maculate  

RANUNCULACEAE  

Hooked Crowfoot-  Ranunculus recurvatus. 

Rue anemone - Thalictrum thalictoides

Black Cohosh- Cimicifuga racemosa

Goldenseal- Hydrastis canadensis

Dwarf Larkspur- Delphinium tricorne

ROSACEAE

Multiflora Rose -  Rosa multiflora  

Dwarf  Cinquefoil -  Potentilla canadensis

RUBIACEAE

Patridgeberry -  Mitchella repens

Bluets -  Houstonia caerulea

SALICACEAE

Sandbar Willow- Salix interior

SAXIFRAGACEAE

Long Flowered Huechera-  Heuchera longiflora

SCROPULARIACEAE

Eastern Grey Beardtongue-Penstemon canescens

VALERIANACEAE

Corn Salad- Valerianella radiata

VIOLACEAE

Pale   Violet -  Viola   striata

This   is   only   a   partial   list .   Many   other   species   were   seen   but   not   recorded .