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Course Walk: Wet Site Plants

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Plants found on this walk:

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Botanical NameCommon NameSummary
Acer negundoBoxelderTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Amorpha fruticosaDesert False IndigoShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Campsis radicansCommon Trumpet CreeperVine, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray, Tolerates salty soil
Cephalanthus occidentalisButtonbushShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salt spray, Tolerates salty soil
Juglans nigraBlack WalnutTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Liquidambar styracifluaAmerican SweetgumTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Liriodendron tulipiferaTuliptree; Tulip Poplar; Tulip Magnolia; Yellow Poplar; WhitewoodTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Metasequoia glyptostroboidesDawn RedwoodTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4)
Morella (Myrica) pensylvanicaBayberry; CandleberryShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Nyssa sylvaticaPepperidge; Sour Gum; Black Gum; TupeloTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5a, Can tolerate acid to neutral soil (pH 5.0 to 7.4), Tolerates salty soil
Platanus occidentalisAmerican Plane Tree; Eastern SycamoreTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 4b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Populus deltoidesNorthern CottonwoodTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salty soil
Salix capreaGoat Willow; Pussy WillowShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Salix integra 'Hakuro Nishiki'Nishiki WillowShrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Salix matsudana 'Tortuosa'Dragon's Claw WillowTree < 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Salix purpureaPurpleosier Willow; Basket WillowShrub > 8 feet, Shrub 4 to 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 3b, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0)
Salix repens Creeping Silver WillowShrub < 4 feet, Groundcover, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 4a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Sambucus canadensisAmerican ElderShrub > 8 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Part shade, Zone 3a, Can tolerate acid to alkaline soil (pH 5.0 to 8.0), Tolerates salt spray
Taxodium distichumBald CypressTree > 30 feet, Deciduous, Full sun, Zone 5b, Requires acid (pH 5.0 to 7.0), Tolerates salt spray, Tolerates salty soil