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Course Walk: High pH

Walk Map

Plants found on this walk:

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Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Aesculus hippocastanumCommon Horsechestnut; European HorsechestnutTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Aesculus x carneaRed HorsechestnutTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Aralia spinosaDevil's Walkingstick; Hercules' ClubTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Carpinus betulusEuropean HornbeamTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Carpinus carolinianaAmerican Hornbeam; Blue Beech; Ironwood; MusclewoodTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Catalpa speciosaCatalpa; Indian BeanTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Celtis occidentalisHackberry; SugarberryTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Cercidiphyllum japonicumKatsuratree; Katsura TreeTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Cladrastis kentukeaYellowwoodTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Corylus colurnaTurkish Filbert; Turkish HazelTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Hibiscus syriacusRose-of -Sharon; Shrub AlthaeaShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Parrotia persicaPersian ParrotiaTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Parthenocissus quinquefoliaVirginia CreeperVine, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Parthenocissus tricuspidataBoston IvyVine, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Populus tremuloidesQuaking AspenTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Tilia americanaAmerican Linden; BasswoodTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Tilia cordataLittleleaf Linden; Small-leaved LimeTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Tilia tomentosaSilver LindenTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Ulmus glabraScotch Elm; Wych ElmTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Wisteria floribundaJapanese WisteriaVine, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)