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Course Walk: Native and Invasive Plants

Walk Map

Plants found on this walk:

Showing 1-20 of 20 items.
Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Ailanthus altissimaTree-of-HeavenTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Berberis thunbergiiJapanese BarberryShrub 4 to 8 feet, Shrub < 4 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Celastrus orbiculatusChinese BittersweetVine, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Elaeagnus umbellataAutumn OliveShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Euonymus alatusWinged EuonymusShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Euonymus fortuneiWintercreeperShrub < 4 feet, Groundcover, Vine, Evergreen, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Frangula alnus (formerly Rhamnus frangula)Alder BuckthornShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Fraxinus pennsylvanicaGreen Ash; Red AshTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Hedera helixEnglish IvyGroundcover, Vine, Evergreen, Part shade, Shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Ligustrum obtusifoliumBorder PrivetShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Lindera benzoinSpicebushShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Lonicera tataricaTatarian HoneysuckleShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Morus albaWhite MulberryTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Ostrya virginianaHop HornbeamTree > 30 feet, Tree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Rhamnus catharticaCommon BuckthornShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Rhus copallinaFlameleaf Sumac, Shining SumacShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Rhus typhinaStaghorn SumacShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Robinia pseudoacaciaBlack LocustTree > 30 feet, Tree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Rosa multifloraMultiflora RoseShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Vitis spp.Grape, Fox Grape, Wild GrapeVine, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)