Russell R. Kirt Prairie Plant Gallery, College of DuPage

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 C.C.*Scientific Name (photographed at College of DuPage)Common Name (photographed elsewhere)
1- VELVET LEAF
20Acer negundo
3-Acer platanoides
40
53Acer saccharum
6-
70Acnida altissimaWATER HEMP
87Agalinus tenuifoliaSLENDER FALSE FOXGLOVE
9-
10-Agrostis albaRED TOP
114
12-
137
140Amaranthus hybridusGREEN AMARANTH
150Ambrosia artemisiifolia elatiorCOMMON RAGWEED
160
179
185
195 LITTLE BLUESTEM
206
217
224
232Apocynum sibiricum
  • DOGBANE
    246
    25-Arctium minus
    264Arisaema triphyllum
    277
    284
    298
    300
    317
    321
    335 HEATH ASTER
    349 SMOOTH BLUE ASTER
    354
    360
    372
    3810Aster sericeus
    393Aster simplexPANICLED ASTER
    4010
    418
    4210 CREAM WILD INDIGO
    43-
    445Bidens cernua
    455Bidens comosaSWAMP TICKSEED
    461Bidens frondosa
    471Bidens vulgataTALL BEGGAR'S TICKS
    488 SIDE-OATS GRAMA
    490
    • Brassica kaber
      CHARLOCK
      50- HUNGARIAN BROME
      51-Bromus japonicus
      5210 PRAIRIE BROME
      538
      5410 PRAIRIE INDIAN PLANTAIN
      553Calamagrostis canadensisBLUE JOINT GRASS
      566
      575Carex aquatilis altiorLONG-BRACTED TUSSOCK SEDGE
      584
      595Carex stricta
      606
      61- SPOTTED KNAPWEED
      62-Cerastium vulgatumMOUSE-EAR CHICKWEED
      63- LAMB'S QUARTERS
      64-Chenopodium glaucumOAK-LEAVED GOOSEFOOT
      65- OX-EYE DAISY
      66-
      • CHICORY
        676 WATER HEMLOCK
        68- FIELD THISTLE
        69-
        70-
        711
        726
        735
        745
        751
        766Cornus stolonifera
        775Corylus americana
        782Crataegus crus galli
        792Cyperus erythrorhizosRED-ROOTED SEDGE
        800
        812Cyperus ferruginescensRUSTY NUT SEDGE
        821Cyperus strigosusLONG-SCALED NUT SEDGE
        83-Dactylis glomerata
        8410 LEAFY PRAIRIE CLOVER
        85-Dalea leporinaFOXTAIL DALEA
        86-
        875Dentaria laciniata
        884
        896 ILLINOIS TICK TREFOIL
        90-Diplachne acuminataSALT-MEADOW GRASS
        916
        928
        933
        940
        952 NEEDLE SPIKE RUSH
        965Eleocharis palustrisGREAT SPIKE RUSH
        974
        985Elymus villosusSILKY WILD RYE
        990 HORSETAIL
        1005Eragrostis hypnoidesCREEPING LOVE GRASS
        1012Erechtites hieracifolia
        1020
        1030Erigeron canadensis
        1049
        1055Erythronium albidum
        106-Euonymus europaeusSPINDLE TREE
        1070
        1084
        1094
        1107
        1110Eupatorium serotinumLATE BONESET
        1122
        1130Euphorbia maculata
        1140Euphorbia supinaCREEPING SPURGE
        115-Festuca elatior
        1161Fragaria virginiana
        1171Galium aparineANNUAL BEDSTRAW
        11810Galium asprellum
        1197 NORTHERN BEDSTRAW
        120-Galium verumYELLOW BEDSTRAW
        1218Gentiana andrewsiiBOTTLE GENTIAN
        1229
        1234Geranium maculatum
        1242 ROUGH AVENS
        12510 PRAIRIE SMOKE
        126-Glechoma hederaceaGROUND IVY
        1272
        • Gleditsia triacanthos
          HONEY LOCUST
          1284Glyceria striataFOWL MANNA GRASS
          1295
          130-Heleochloa schoenoidesFALSE TIMOTHY
          131-
          1329
          13310Helianthus occidentalisWESTERN SUNFLOWER
          1348Helianthus rigidus
          1355
          136-Hemerocallis fulvaORANGE DAY LILY
          137-Hesperis matronalis
          1388
          1399Hierochloe odorata
          1405
          1415 BLUE FLAG IRIS
          1428Isopyrum biternatum
          1435
          1444
          1456Juncus nodosusJOINT RUSH
          1464Juncus torreyiTORREY'S RUSH
          1476Kuhnia eupatorioides
          148-
          1494
          1504Leersia oryzoidesRICE CUT GRASS
          151-Leonurus cardiacaMOTHERWORT
          1520 COMMON PEPPERGRASS
          1536
          1548
          1556Lippia lanceolataFOG FRUIT
          156-Lonicera japonicaJAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE
          157-
          158-
          1595
          1607 WINGED LOOSESTRIFE
          161-
          162- OSAGE ORANGE
          1630
          164-
          165- YELLOW SWEET CLOVER
          1665
          1676Mimulus ringensMONKEY FLOWER
          1684
          169-
          170-
          1710
          1725Opuntia humifusa
          1730
          1741Panicum capillareOLD WITCH GRASS
          1755
          1768
          1772Parthenocissus quinquefolia
          1784
          1799
          1809
          181-
          182-Phleum pratense
          • TIMOTHY
            1835
            1848 MARSH PHLOX
            185-Phlox paniculataGARDEN PHLOX
            1866Phlox pilosaPRAIRIE PHLOX
            1871
            1880
            1891Phytolacca americana
            1906
            191-Plantago lanceolataENGLISH PLANTAIN
            192- COMMMON PLANTAIN
            193-Poa pratensisKENTUCKY BLUE GRASS
            1944
            1955
            1968Polygala senecaSENECA SNAKE ROOT
            1973
            1987Polygonatum pubescensDOWNY SOLOMON'S SEAL
            1994Polygonum amphipium stipulaceumWATER KNOTWEED
            2000Polygonum lapathifoliumHEARTEASE
            2010
            2026Polygonum punctatumSMARTWEED
            2031Polygonum scandensCLIMBING FALSE BUCKWHEAT
            204-Populus alba
            2052
            2069
            2070Prunella vulgaris lanceolataSELF HEAL
            2081Prunus serotina
            2095
            2105 WHITE OAK
            2116
            2125
            2138
            2148
            2157 RED OAK
            2166Quercus velutina
            2170Ranunculus abortivusSMALL FLOWERED BUTTERCUP
            2184
            219-
            220-Rhamnus frangula
            2211Rhus glabra
            2222Rhus radicans
            2231
            • STAGHORN SUMAC
              2245Ribes missourienseWILD GOOSEBERRY
              2254Rorippa palustris fernaldianaMARSH CRESS
              2265
              227-
              2287
              2293
              2302
              2311
              2329 SWEET BLACK-EYED SUSAN
              2337
              2342Rumex altissimaPALE DOCK
              235-
              2365 PEACH-LEAVED WILLOW
              2371 SANDBAR WILLOW
              2381Salix nigra
              2391
              24010Sanguisorba canadensisAMERICAN BURNET
              241-Saponaria officinalis
              2424
              2436Scirpus cyperinus
              2444Scirpus fluviatilisRIVER BULRUSH
              2455 GREAT BULRUSH
              2465Scutellaria laterifloraMAD-CAP SKULLCAP
              2476Senecio pauperculus
              248-Setaria faberiiGIANT FOXTAIL
              249-Setaria glaucaYELLOW FOXTAIL
              2505
              2515
              2525
              2535
              2543Smilacina racemosa
              2555Smilacina stellata
              2565Smilax lasioneura
              2570Solanum americanumBLACK NIGHTSHADE
              258-
              259-Solanum rostratumBUFFALO BUR
              2601 TALL GOLDENROD
              2613Solidago graminifolia nuttallii
              2625
              2634Solidago nemoralis
              2644
              265- SPINY SOW THISTLE
              266- COMMON SOW THISTLE
              2675
              2684
              26910
              270-Taraxacum officinale
              2715
              2725
              2732
              2741Tragopogon pratensis
              275-
              276-
              2775Trillium recurvatum
              2781 NARROW-LEAVED CATTAIL
              2791Typha latifolia
              280-
              • SIBERIAN ELM
                281- MOTH MULLEIN
                282-
                2834
                2844
                2855 WHITE VERVAIN
                286-
                2875Viburnum rafinesquianumDOWNY ARROWWOOD
                288-Vinca minor
                2893Viola sororia
                2902
                291-Xanthium strumariumCOCKLEBUR
                2923Zanthoxylum americanum
                2937
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                *C.C. (Coefficients of Conservatism) are from Swink and Wilhelm, Plants of the Chicago Region, 4th ed. Introduced species in red.
                Photos listed under the Scientific Name column were taken at the College of DuPage, those listed under Common Name were taken in other areas near DuPage county, Illinois.
                Places outside DuPage county are shown in fuchsia. This list is based on the COD natural areas inventory, originally compiled by Professor Kirt. Total plant species: 910.


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