List   compiled   by   Jeff   Patton

Tri - State   Chapter   of   the   WVNPS  

Grayson   Lake, KY    Hike  4-29-2006

Below   Dam  Area   Nature   Trail

ANACARDIACEAE

Poison   Ivy -  Toxicodendron   radicans     

ANNONACEAE

Paw   Paw - A simina   triloba

APIACEAE

Sweet   Cicely -  Osmorrhiza   longistylis  

ARACEAE

Jack - in - the - pulpit - A risaema   triphyllum  

ASTERACEAE

Daisy   Fleabane - Erigeron   strigosus

Cynthia -  Krigia   biflora  ( in   Bud )

Golden   Ragwort -  Senecio   aureus  

Pussy   Toes - A ntenmaria   plantaginifolia

BALSAMINACEA

Jewelweed -  Impatiens   sp .  NB

BERBERIDACEAE

Mayapple -  Podophyllum   peltatum  

BORAGACEA

Comfrey -  Cynoglossum   virginianum   NB

BRASSICACEAE

Cut - leaf   Tootwort -  Dentaria   laciniata   NB

CAPRIFOLIACEAE

Blackhaw   Viburnum -  Viburnum   prunifolium  

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Fire   Pink -  Silene   virginica

CORNACEAE

Dogwood - Cornus   florida

CRASSULACEAE  

Stonecrop -  Sedum   ternatum

DIOSCOREACEAE

4   Leaf   Wild   Yam -  Dioscorea   quaternata   NB  

DRYOPTERIDACEAE

Christmas   Fern -  Polysticum   acrostichoides

ERICACEAE  

Blueberry -  Vaccinum   sp .

Mt .  Laurel -  Kalmia   latifolia  ( in   Bud )

Rhododendron -  Rhododendron   sp .  NB  

Teaberry -  Gaultheria   procumbens   NB

JUGLANDACEAE

Shagbark   Hickory - Carya   ovata

LILIACEAE

Trillium  ( white )  Trillium   sp . ( distant   patch )

False   Solomon’s   Seal -  Maiantheum   racemosa

Solomon   Seal -  Polygonatum   biflorum  

Large   Flowered   Bellwort -  Uvularia   grandiflora

Trout   Lily -  Erythronnium   sp .    NB

Indian   Cucumber   Root -  Medeola   virginiana   NB

LYCOPODIACEA

Southern   Ground   Cedar -  Diphasiastrum   digitatum

Ground   Pine -  Lycopodium   obscurum

OPHIOGLOSSACEAE  

Adder’s   Tongue   Fern -  Ophioglossum   pycnostichum

Sensitive   Fern -  Onoclea   sensibilis

ORCHIDACEAE  

Pink   Lady’s   Slipper -  Cypripedium   acaule  ( small   emerging   plant )

Cranefly   Orchid -  Tipularia   discolor   NB

OXALIDACEAE

Violet   Wood   Sorrel -  Oxalis   violacea

PINACEAE

Hemlock - Tsuga   canadensis

Pitch   Pine - Pinus   rigida  

POLEMONIACEAE

Greek   Valerian -  Polemonium   reptans  

POLYGONACEA

Ladies   Thumb -  Polygonum   persicaria   NB

PORTULACACEAE

Spring   Beauty -  Claytonia   virginica  

PRIMULACEAE

Moneywort -  Lysimachia   nummularia   NB

PYLROACEA

Spotted   wintergreen -  Chimaphila   maculate   NB

RANUNCULACEAE  

Cliff   Rue -  Thalictrum   mirabile

Early   Meadow   Rue -  Thalictrum   dioicum  ( In   Bud )

Buttercup -  Ranunculus   sp . 

Rue   anemone - Thalictrum   thalictoides  

Shrubby   Yellowroot -  Xanthorhiza   simplicissima

ROSACEAE

Avens -  Geum   sp .

Multiflora   Rose -  Rosa   multiflora  

Hawthorn -  Crataegus   sp .

Dwarf   Cinquefoil -  Potentilla   canadensis

RUBIACEAE

Patrigeberry -  Mitchella   repens   NB

Bluets -  Houstonia   caerulea

SAXIFRAGACEAE

Alumroot -  Heuchera   sp .  NB  

Early   Saxifrage -  Saxifraga   virginiensis

VALERIANACEAE

Valerian - Valeriana   pauciflora  

VIOLACEAE

Pale   Violet -  Viola   striata


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