Former Agriculture

Characteristic Plant Species

Trees:

Pinus strobus (white pine)

Pinus taeda (loblolly pine)

Pinus virginiana (Virginia pine)

Prunus avium (sweet cherry)

Pyrus communis (common pear)

Acer saccharum (sugar maple)

Quercus muehlenbergii (chinkapin oak)

Acer rubrum (red maple)

Cornus florida (dogwood)

Diospyros virginiana (persimmon)

Liriodendron tulipifera (tuliptree)

Liquidambar styraciflua (sweetgum)

Robinia pseudoacacia (black locust)

Shrubs:

Lonicera japonica (Japanese honeysuckle)

Rosa multiflora (multiflora rose)

Yucca flaccida (Adam's needle)

Herbs:

Microstegium vimineum (Japanese stiltgrass)

Cynoglossum virginianum (wild comfrey)

Carex albicans var. albicans (whitetinge sedge)

Oxalis dillenii (yellow woodsorrel)

Pycnanthemum loomisii (Loomis' mountainmint)

Sanicula canadensis (Canadian black snakeroot)

Ferns:

Asplenium platyneuron (ebony spleenwort)

Botrypus virginianus (rattlesnake fern)

Polystichum acrostichoides (Christmas fern)

Quercus muehlenbergii
Quercus muehlenbergii

chinquapin oak - King Farm

Polystichum acrostichoides
Polystichum acrostichoides

Christmas fern - King Farm

Old homesite and abandoned field
Old homesite and abandoned field
Yucca filamentosa
Yucca filamentosa

persistant planting

Vegetation sampling
Vegetation sampling

Old field near Cheston cbin

Old field near Cheston cabin
Old field near Cheston cabin
Bird dispersed woody spp.
Bird dispersed woody spp.

old-field near cheston cabin

Liparis liliifolia
Liparis liliifolia

brown widelip orchid

Old field near cheston cabin
Old field near cheston cabin

habitat

Clubmoss ground cover
Clubmoss ground cover

Former clearing near cheston cabin

Old-field near cheston cabin
Old-field near cheston cabin
King Farm (2012 & 1950)
King Farm (2012 & 1950)
Passiflora incarnata
Passiflora incarnata

purple passionflower

King Farm
King Farm