Indigenous Woody Plants of the Eastern United State_Frett_Date__051310

Indigenous Woody Plants of the Eastern United State_Frett_Date__051310

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Shrubs 1. Cephalanthus occidentalis 1. Common Buttonbush 1. 3’-6’- (15”) - light: sun-part 2. White flowers - soil: moist-wet 3. throughout - OBL 4. Swamps, floodplain Notes: Flowers: flowers in summer, flower looks like a monkey ball, occur at end of stem. Leaves: whirled, deep veins. Insects love this plant. 1. Itea virginica 1. Virginia Sweetspire 1. 6’-10’ - light: sun-shade 2. White flowers, red fruit, fall color - soil: dry-wet 3. Mid-south - OBL 4. Swamps, wet woods 2. Notes: Flowers: flowers in mid May, flower is a spiral at the end of the stem, looks like a spike. Fall color is red. Stems: red in the winter. 2. Halesia diptera 1. Two-winged Silverbell 1. 20’-30’ - light: sun-part 2. White flowers - soil: moist 3. South - (FAC) 4. Woodland border 2. Notes: Flowers: flowers in the mid May, bell shaped flowers, petals split apart from another halfway down flowers. . Leaves: serrated, ovalish, drawn out tip. Fruit: two large wings, and two very small wings.
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course PLSC 214 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Delaware.

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Indigenous Woody Plants of the Eastern United State_Frett_Date__051310

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