Plant Diversity At Hollenback

FLORAL DIVERSITY  
 
Hollenback Community Garden  
 
 
      Common name Scientific Name Trees/Shrubs      
Tree of Heaven Ailanthus altissima  
Hollyhock Alcea rosea  
Birch Betula sp.  
Butterfly Bush Buddleia davidii  
Chaenomeles Chaenomeles sp.  
Autumn Olive Elaeagnus umbellata  
Burning Bush Euonymus alata  
Fig Ficus carica  
Forsythia Forsythia x intermedia  
Fothergilla Fothergilla gardenii  
Witch Hazel Hamamelis sp.  
Oak Leaf Hydrangea Hydrangea quercifolia  
Hydrangea Hydrangea sp.  
Holly Ilex sp.  
Japanese Honeysuckle Lonicera japonica  
Magnolia Magnolia grandiflora  
Apple Malus domestica  
Peach Prunus persica  
Rose Rosa sp.  
Spiraea Spiraea sp.  
Lilac Syringa sp.  
 
 
 
 
 
Fruits/Vegetables/Herbs    
Garlic Allium sativum  
Chives Allium schoenoprasum  
Scallions Allium sp.  
Asparagus Asparagus officinalis  
Dill Athenum graveolens  
Swiss Chard Beta vulgaris  
Beets Beta vulgaris  
Mustard Greens Brassica juncea  
Kale, or Collard Greens Brassica oleracea (Acephala)  
Cabbage Brassica oleracea (Capitata)  
Brussels Sprouts Brassica oleracea (Gemmifera)  
Peppers Capsicum annuum  
Cilantro Coriandrum sativum  
Cucumbers Cucumis sativus  
Zucchini Cucurbita pepo  
Squash Cucurbita sp.  
Carrot Daucus corota  
Arugula Eruca sativa  
Fennel Foeniculum vulgare  
Lettuce Lactuca sativa  
Sweet Peas Lathyrus odoratus  
Lavender Lavandula angustifolia  
Mint Mentha sp.  
Spearmint Mentha spicata  
Basil Ocimum basilicum  
Oregano Origanum vulgare  
Beans Phaseolus sp.  
Radish Raphanus sativus  
Rhubarb Rheum sp.  
Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis  
Raspberry Rubus sp.  
Sage Salvia officinalis  
Tomatoes Solanum lycopersicum  
Eggplant Solanum melongena  
Spinach Spinacia oleracea  
Thyme Thymus vulgaris  
Blueberry Vaccinium sp.  
Grapevine Vitis sp.  
Corn Zea mays  
 
 
 
 
 
Wildflowers/Ornamentals/Weedy spp.    
Yarrow Achillea millefolium  
Lady’s Mantle Alchemilla mollis  
Amaranth Amaranthus sp. 1  
Pigweed Amaranthus sp. 2  
Snapdragon Antirrhinum sp.  
Columbine Aquilegia sp.  
Burdock Arctium sp.  
Mugwort Artemisia vulgaris  
Wild Ginger Asarum sp.  
Milkweed Asclepias syriaca  
Thistle Asteraceae (Tribe: Cynareae)  
Ghost Fern Athyrium sp.  
Baptisia Baptisis sp.  
Begonia Begonia tuberosa  
Japanese Barberry Berberis thunbergii  
Calendula Calendula sp.  
Bittersweet Celastrus scandens  
Common Lambsquarters Chenopodium album  
Chrysanthemum Chrysanthemum sp.  
Clematis Clematis sp.  
Lily of the Valley Convallaria majalis  
Morning Glory (Bindweed) Convolvulus arvensis  
Coreopsis Coreopsis sp.  
Cosmos Cosmos sp.  
Sedge ? Cyperaceae  
Queen Anne’s Lace Daucas carota  
Bleeding Heart Dicentra spectabilis  
Common Foxglove Digitalis purpurea  
Crab grass Digitaria sp.  
Mexican Tea Dysphania ambrosioides  
Coneflower Echinacea purpurea  
Wild Strawberry Fragaria virginiana  
Globe Amaranth Gomphrena globosa  
Sunflower Helianthus annuus  
Christmas Rose Helleborus niger  
Day Lilies Hemerocallis sp.  
Hosta Hosta sp.  
St. John’s Wort Hypericum perforatum  
Iris Iris sp.  
Lobelia Lobelia sp.  
Chamomile Matricaria recutita  
Lemon Balm Melissa officinalis  
Bee balm Monarda didyma  
Grape Hyacinth Muscari sp.  
Daffodils Narcissus sp.  
Catmint Nepeta faassenii  
Common Wood Sorrel Oxalis montana  
Yellow Wood Sorrel Oxalis stricta  
Peony Paeonia sp.  
Poppy Papaveraceae  
Virginia Creeper Parthenocissus quinquefolia  
Boston Ivy Parthenocissus tricupsidata  
Ivy Geranium Pelargonium peltatum  
Russian Ornamental Sage Perovskia atriplicifolia  
Phlox Phlox sp.  
Pokeweed Phytolacca americana  
Broadleaf Plantain Plantago major  
Ornamental Grass spp. Poaceae?  
Lady’s Thumb Polygonum persicaria  
Purslane Portulaca oleracea  
Rhododendron Rhododendron sp.  
Black Eyed Susan Rudbeckia hirta  
Sedum Sedum sp.  
Sempervivum Sempervivum sp.  
Coleus Solenostemon sp.  
Fern sp. spp.  
Lambs Ears Stachys byzantina  
Marigold Tagetes sp.  
Dandelion Taraxacum sp.  
Nasturtium Trapaeolum sp.  
White Clover Trifolium repens  
Tulips Tulipa sp.  
Common Mullein Verbascum thapsus  
Myrtle (Large Periwinkle) Vinca major  
Johnny Jump Ups Viola cornuta  
Viola Viola sp.  
Pansies Viola tricolor  
Weigela Weigela sp.  
Zinnia Zinnia sp.

 

last updated June 5, 2009

 

plants identified and compiled by gardeners Kate Daloz, Mark Trushkowsky and Professor Tim Leslie, from the Biology Department at local Long Island University

 

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