Dr. Leonard Perry
Dept. Plant and Soil Science, 208 Hills
University of Vermont
Names are linked to plant descriptions, indicate photos (about 50K), indicate latin name pronunciations.
Plants are picked as best/most popular or seen in Northeast U.S. Selection will vary with region of the country. These plants will be included in the lecture exams and should be used for landscape plans. Names will not have to be memorized unless also covered in labs. Specific species or cultivars shown in photos are in ( ).
|Marsh Marigold||Caltha palustris|
|Water Hyacinth||Eichhornia crassipes|
|Yellow Flag||Iris pseudacoris|
|Dwarf Rush||Juncus ('Carmen's Japanese')|
|Water Lilies||Nymphaea hybrids|
|Fairy Water Lily||Nymphoides aquatica|
|Water Lettuce||Pistia stratoites|
|Pickerel Rush||Pontederia cordata|
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