VEGETATIONAL COMMUNITIES OF THE SMOKY MOUNTAINS

SLIDE TRAY 2

COVE HARDWOOD FOREST

1. Cove Forest View

CANOPY/DOMINANTS

2. Tulip Tree - Liriodendron tulipifera
3. Hemlock - Tsuga canadensis
4. Hemlock - Tsuga canadensis
5. Yellow Buckeye - Aesculus octandra
6. Yellow Birch - Betula lutea

SUB-CANOPY/SUB-DOMINANTS

7. Fraser Magnolia - Magnolia fraseri
8. Red Maple - Acer rubrum
9. American Holly - Ilex opaca
10. Umbrella magnolia - Magnolia tripetala
11. Sourwood - Oxydendrum arboreum
12. American Hornbeam - Carpinus caroliniana
13. Eastern Hornbeam - Ostrya virginiana
14. Black Cherry - Prunus serotina

SHRUBS

15. Witch Hazel - Hamamelis virginiana
16. Spice Bush - Lindera benzoin
17. Sweet Shrub - Calycanthus floridus
18. Wild Hydrangea - Hydrangea arborescens
19. Doghobble - Leucothoe editorum
20. Virginia Creeper - Parthenocissus quinquefolia
21. Greenbrier - Smilax laurifolia
22. Muscadine - Vitis rotundifolia

HERBACEOUS

23. White snakeroot - Eupatorium rugosum
24. Black Snakeroot - Cimicifuga racemosa
25. Blue Cohosh - Caulophyllum thalictroides
26. Spotted Jewel Weed - Impatiens biflora
27. Pale Jewel Weed - Impatiens pallida
28. False Nettle - Bohmeria sp.
29. White Wake Robin - Trillium grandiflorum
30. Painted Trillium - Trillium undulatum
31. Yellow Toadshade - Trillium luteum
32. White Wood Aster - Aster divaricatus
33. Star Chickweed - Stellaria pubera
34. Bedstraw - Galium spp.
35. Solomon's Seal - Polygonatum commutatum
36. False Solomon's Seal - Smilacina racemosa
37. Jack-in-the-Pulpit - Arisaema triphyllum
38. Doll's Eye's - Actaea pachypoda
39. Doll's Eye's - Actaea pachypoda
40. Tall Meadow Rue - Thalictrum basicarpum
41. Dutchman's Breeches - Dicentra cucullaria
42. Asiatic Dayflower - Commelina communis
43. Wood Nettle - Lactuca canadensis
44. Rue Anemone - Anemonella thalictroides
45. Wood Anemone - Anemone lancifolia
46. Cutleaf Toothwort - Dentaria laciniata
47. Resurrection Fern - Polypodium polypodioides
48. Oswego Tea - Monarda didyma
49. Rosy Twisted Stalk - Streptopus roseus

HEMLOCK FOREST

CANOPY/DOMINANTS

50. Eastern Hemlock - Tsuga canadensis

SUB-CANOPY/SUB-DOMINANTS

51. American Holly - Ilex opaca

SHRUBS

52. Mountain Laurel - Kalmia latifolia
53. Rosebay Rhododendron - Rhododendron maximum

HERBACEOUS

54. Rattlesnake Plantain - Goodyera pubescens
55. Partridge Berry - Mitchella repens
56. Spotted Wintergreen - Chimaphila maculata
57. Indian Pipe - Monotropa uniflora
58. Indian Cucumber Root - Medeola virginiana

 

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