Plants of Long Beach and Eel River Mouth, Plymouth 2012
Nathan Cristofori, Alexey Zinovjev, Irina Kadis

537 photos of 85 species. Nomenclature mostly follows Massachusetts County Checklist 1999. One watch-listed species (prostrate orache, marked WL) has been found.
All introduced and invasive plants are designated accordingly (34 introduced species found, of which 14 are invasive).
By clicking on the plant name, you can obtain all images available at Salicicola for that species.
 
Conifers
Cupressaceae — Cypress Family
eastern red cedar
Juniperus virginiana
photo coordinates: 41.96393 -70.64157, 41.96397 -70.6415, 41.96711 -70.64374, 41.96713 -70.64377 [map]
 
Pinaceae — Pine Family
pitch pine
Pinus rigida
photo coordinates: 41.96721 -70.64344, 41.96722 -70.64344, 41.97713 -70.65103 [map]
 
Japanese black pine
Pinus thunbergii (P. thunbergiana)
photo coordinates: 41.9643 -70.64185, 41.96446 -70.64187, 41.96457 -70.642, 41.96457 -70.64201, 41.96458 -70.64201, 41.96721 -70.64343, 41.96724 -70.64378 [map]
 
Monocots
Agavaceae — Century Plant Family
Spanish bayonet, Adam's needle
Yucca filamentosa
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.97322 -70.64769, 41.97326 -70.64769, 41.97413 -70.64838, 41.97423 -70.64844 [map]
 
Cyperaceae — Sedge Family
saltmarsh straw sedge
Carex hormathodes
photo coordinates: 41.9468 -70.62818, 41.96677 -70.6434, 41.96771 -70.64396 [map]
 
Gray's flatsedge
Cyperus grayi
photo coordinates: 41.96674 -70.64338, 41.96841 -70.64426, 41.96842 -70.64424, 41.96842 -70.64425, 41.96842 -70.64426, 41.97611 -70.65043, 41.97613 -70.65045 [map]
 
slender sand flatsedge
Cyperus lupulinus (C. filiculmis)
photo coordinates: 41.96674 -70.64338 [map]
 
straw-colored flatsedge
Cyperus strigosus
photo coordinates: 41.96726 -70.64359 [map]
 
saltmarsh threesquare
Scirpus americanus (Schoenoplectus americanus)
photo coordinates: 41.94699 -70.62899, 41.94702 -70.62904, 41.94703 -70.62905 [map]
 
Juncaceae — Rush Family
Greene's rush
Juncus greenei
photo coordinates: 41.96649 -70.64339, 41.96679 -70.64331 [map]
 
Poaceae — Grass Family
dune grass
Ammophila breviligulata
photo coordinates: 41.96155 -70.63998, 41.9641 -70.64154, 41.97342 -70.64785, 41.97526 -70.64971, 41.97541 -70.64992 [map]
 
drooping brome, downy chess
Bromus tectorum
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96734 -70.64378 [map]
 
wild oatgrass, poverty grass
Danthonia spicata
 
fascicled panic-grass
Dichanthelium acuminatum var. fasciculatum (Panicum lanuginosum)
photo coordinates: 41.96677 -70.64338 [map]
 
large crabgrass
Digitaria sanguinalis
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.97522 -70.64966, 41.97803 -70.65208 [map]
 
seabeach quack-grass
Elytrigia pungens (Agropyron littorale)
photo coordinates: 41.96644 -70.64256, 41.96672 -70.6437 [map]
 
tufted lovegrass
Eragrostis pectinacea
photo coordinates: 41.96665 -70.64353 [map]
 
timothy
Phleum pratense
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96732 -70.64378 [map]
 
common reed
Phragmites australis
introduced, invasive
photo coordinates: 41.94719 -70.62915, 41.94759 -70.62974, 41.94782 -70.63044, 41.94784 -70.63046 [map]
 
Note: Some authors consider Phragmites australis as a complex of species. This population (as well as many others) may belong to P. altissimus (or P. australis ssp. altissimus) native to the Mediterranean Area. See more at Salicicola.
saltwater cordgrass
Spartina alterniflora
photo coordinates: 41.94702 -70.62903, 41.94789 -70.63044, 41.96087 -70.63997, 41.96386 -70.64151, 41.9667 -70.64389, 41.96672 -70.64389, 41.96777 -70.64411, 41.97131 -70.64653, 41.9714 -70.6466, 41.97155 -70.64655, 41.97167 -70.64661, 41.97246 -70.64726 [map]
 
salt-hay
Spartina patens
photo coordinates: 41.9469 -70.62854, 41.94792 -70.63044, 41.9661 -70.64364, 41.97118 -70.64626, 41.97181 -70.64674, 41.97198 -70.64671, 41.97198 -70.64672, 41.972 -70.64671 [map]
 
purple sandgrass
Triplasis purpurea
 
Dicots
Amaranthaceae — Amaranth Family
livid amaranth
Amaranthus blitum L. ssp. emarginatus (A. lividus)
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96828 -70.64435, 41.96829 -70.64434, 41.96829 -70.64435 [map]
 
Anacardiaceae — Sumac Family
poison ivy
Toxicodendron radicans (Rhus radicans)
photo coordinates: 41.96771 -70.64396, 41.96775 -70.64398 [map]
 
Asclepiadaceae — Milkweed Family
black swallow-wort
Cynanchum louiseae (C. nigrum)
introduced, invasive
photo coordinates: 41.96674 -70.64366 [map]
 
Asteraceae — Daisy or Aster Family
seaside wormwood
Artemisia campestris ssp. caudata
photo coordinates: 41.96249 -70.64036, 41.96827 -70.64436, 41.96828 -70.64435, 41.96843 -70.64443, 41.97645 -70.65057, 41.97655 -70.65077 [map]
 
dustymiller, beach wormwood
Artemisia stelleriana
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.95284 -70.63332, 41.95287 -70.63333, 41.96156 -70.63997 [map]
 
common wormwood, mugwort
Artemisia vulgaris
introduced, invasive status pending in MA
 
Pringle's aster
Aster pilosus var. pringlei (Symphyotrichum pilosum var. pringlei)
photo coordinates: 41.94641 -70.62813 [map]
 
spotted or bushy knapweed
Centaurea stoebe ssp. micranthos (C. maculosa )
introduced, invasive
photo coordinates: 41.94684 -70.62822 [map]
 
horseweed, hogweed
Conyza canadensis (Erigeron canadensis)
photo coordinates: 41.96807 -70.64426, 41.96833 -70.64441, 41.96835 -70.64443 [map]
 
sweet everlasting, fragrant cudweed
Gnaphalium obtusifolium (Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium)
photo coordinates: 41.94705 -70.62906, 41.96087 -70.64001, 41.96089 -70.63999, 41.96749 -70.64378 [map]
 
king-devil, meadow hawkweed
Hieracium pratense (H. caespitosum)
introduced, invasive status pending in MA
 
hightide bush, saltmarsh-elder
Iva frutescens ssp. oraria
photo coordinates: 41.94697 -70.62891 [map]
 
wild blue lettuce
Lactuca biennis
photo coordinates: 41.96708 -70.64353, 41.96711 -70.64347, 41.96713 -70.64348 [map]
 
yellow wild lettuce
Lactuca canadensis
 
prickly lettuce
Lactuca serriola
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96593 -70.64314, 41.96788 -70.64411, 41.9681 -70.6443, 41.96814 -70.64431 [map]
 
sickle-leaved golden aster
Pityopsis falcata (Chrysopsis falcata)
photo coordinates: 41.96645 -70.64308 [map]
 
seaside goldenrod
Solidago sempervirens
photo coordinates: 41.95125 -70.63198, 41.97361 -70.64785, 41.97479 -70.649, 41.97524 -70.64966 [map]
 
cocklebur, clotbur
Xanthium echinatum (X. strumarium var. canadense)
photo coordinates: 41.96822 -70.64434, 41.96832 -70.64438, 41.96833 -70.6444, 41.96856 -70.64448 [map]
 
Brassicaceae — Mustard or Cabbage Family
sea rocket
Cakile edentula
photo coordinates: 41.9674 -70.64303, 41.96881 -70.64468, 41.96893 -70.6447, 41.96894 -70.64473, 41.97361 -70.64785, 41.97371 -70.64798, 41.97485 -70.649, 41.97524 -70.64964, 41.97528 -70.64975 [map]
 
narrow-leaved peppergrass
Lepidium ruderale
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96804 -70.64422 [map]
 
Virginia pepperweed
Lepidium virginicum
 
wild radish
Raphanus raphanistrum
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.94657 -70.62818, 41.95793 -70.63708, 41.96579 -70.643, 41.96855 -70.64449, 41.97439 -70.64848, 41.9749 -70.64905, 41.97494 -70.64912, 41.97507 -70.64934, 41.97883 -70.65014 [map]
 
Caprifoliaceae — Honeysuckle Family
Morrow's honeysuckle
Lonicera morrowii
introduced, invasive
photo coordinates: 41.94656 -70.62811 [map]
 
Caryophyllaceae — Pink Family
annual knawel
Scleranthus annuus
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96749 -70.64385 [map]
 
white campion or evening lychnis
Silene latifolia ssp. alba (Lychnis alba)
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96707 -70.64381, 41.96715 -70.64381 [map]
 
Celastraceae — Bittersweet Family
Oriental bittersweet, Asian bittersweet
Celastrus orbiculata
introduced, invasive
photo coordinates: 41.94657 -70.62818, 41.96634 -70.64303 [map]
 
Chenopodiaceae — Goosefoot Family
prostrate orache
Atriplex glabriuscula
WL
photo coordinates: 41.96911 -70.64486, 41.96932 -70.64492, 41.97667 -70.64838 [map]
 
halberd-leaf orache
Atriplex prostrata (A. patula var. hastata)
photo coordinates: 41.97269 -70.64718, 41.97276 -70.64719, 41.9729 -70.64727, 41.97292 -70.6473 [map]
 
seabeach pigweed
Chenopodium berlandieri var. macrocalycium (C. macrocalycium)
photo coordinates: 41.96449 -70.64146, 41.96787 -70.64422, 41.96792 -70.64425, 41.96822 -70.64435, 41.96855 -70.64449, 41.96856 -70.64448, 41.96894 -70.64473, 41.97291 -70.64727, 41.97503 -70.64926 [map]
 
oak-leaf goosefoot
Chenopodium glaucum
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96822 -70.64435 [map]
 
coast-blite, red goosefoot
Chenopodium rubrum
photo coordinates: 41.96616 -70.6434 [map]
 
perennial glasswort
Salicornia virginica
photo coordinates: 41.96668 -70.64387, 41.97146 -70.64664, 41.97179 -70.6467, 41.97192 -70.64677, 41.97211 -70.64679, 41.97231 -70.64717, 41.97234 -70.64718, 41.97237 -70.64723, 41.97584 -70.6511 [map]
 
prickly or seabeach saltwort
Salsola kali
photo coordinates: 41.96436 -70.64158, 41.96452 -70.64142, 41.96855 -70.64449, 41.96856 -70.64448, 41.96907 -70.64482, 41.97306 -70.64741, 41.97496 -70.64917, 41.97503 -70.64926, 41.97509 -70.64938, 41.97717 -70.6485 [map]
 
saltmarsh sea-blite
Suaeda maritima
photo coordinates: 41.96777 -70.6441, 41.96778 -70.64412, 41.97667 -70.64838, 41.97694 -70.64839 [map]
 
Cistaceae — Rockrose Family
woolly beach heather
Hudsonia tomentosa
photo coordinates: 41.96739 -70.64383, 41.96745 -70.64383, 41.96756 -70.64385, 41.96758 -70.64387, 41.96762 -70.64389 [map]
 
beach pinweed
Lechea maritima
photo coordinates: 41.96679 -70.64357, 41.96681 -70.64356, 41.96762 -70.64389, 41.96765 -70.64391, 41.97656 -70.65083, 41.97664 -70.65083, 41.97677 -70.65083 [map]
 
Convolvulaceae — Bindweed Family
morning-glory
Calystegia sepium
photo coordinates: 41.94896 -70.63 [map]
 
Elaeagnaceae — Oleaster Family
autumn-olive, oleaster
Elaeagnus umbellata
introduced, invasive
photo coordinates: 41.94641 -70.62812, 41.97329 -70.64762, 41.97352 -70.64791, 41.97353 -70.64785 [map]
 
Euphorbiaceae — Spurge Family
spotted spurge
Euphorbia maculata (Chamaesyce maculata) (E. supina)
photo coordinates: 41.96666 -70.64354, 41.96673 -70.64363, 41.96678 -70.64365 [map]
 
seaside spurge
Euphorbia polygonifolia (Chamaecyce polygonifolia)
photo coordinates: 41.96248 -70.64036, 41.96891 -70.64475, 41.96904 -70.64481 [map]
 
Fabaceae — Bean Family
indigo bush
Amorpha fruticosa
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.94639 -70.62809, 41.94684 -70.62831 [map]
 
beach pea
Lathyrus japonicus var. maritimus
 
black locust
Robinia pseudoacacia
introduced, invasive
photo coordinates: 41.96569 -70.64291 [map]
 
white clover
Trifolium repens
introduced
 
Myricaceae — Bayberry Family
bayberry
Myrica pensylvanica (Morella pensylvanica)
photo coordinates: 41.96458 -70.64201, 41.96749 -70.64376, 41.97665 -70.65082, 41.97677 -70.65083 [map]
 
Nyctaginaceae — Four-O'Clock Family
four-o'clock
Mirabilis nyctaginea
introduced
 
Onagraceae — Evening Primrose Family
common evening primrose
Oenothera biennis
photo coordinates: 41.96752 -70.64385, 41.96846 -70.64449 [map]
 
Plantaginaceae — Plantain Family
common plantain, white man's foot
Plantago major
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96749 -70.64385 [map]
 
Plumbaginaceae — Leadwort Family
sea lavender
Limonium carolinianum
photo coordinates: 41.96574 -70.64301 [map]
 
Polygonaceae — Buckwheat or Smartweed Family
jointweed
Polygonella articulata (Polygonum articulatum)
photo coordinates: 41.97551 -70.64993, 41.97559 -70.65002, 41.97572 -70.65008, 41.9758 -70.65016 [map]
 
doorweed
Polygonum aviculare (P. arenastrum)
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96777 -70.64399, 41.96786 -70.64406 [map]
 
climbing false buckwheat
Polygonum scandens (Fallopia scandens )
photo coordinates: 41.94647 -70.62811, 41.96817 -70.64431 [map]
 
sheep sorrel, red sorrel
Rumex acetosella
introduced, invasive status pending in MA
 
curly dock
Rumex crispus
introduced
 
Rosaceae — Rose Family
beach plum
Prunus maritima
photo coordinates: 41.94649 -70.62817, 41.96432 -70.64161, 41.96458 -70.642, 41.96458 -70.64201, 41.9667 -70.64344, 41.97791 -70.65186 [map]
 
Japanese rose, saltspray rose
Rosa rugosa
introduced, invasive status pending in MA
photo coordinates: 41.96552 -70.64282, 41.96822 -70.64439, 41.96827 -70.64436, 41.96829 -70.64435, 41.96829 -70.64436, 41.9683 -70.64438, 41.96832 -70.64439, 41.96833 -70.6444, 41.96834 -70.64439, 41.96835 -70.64438, 41.96835 -70.64439, 41.96835 -70.6444, 41.96836 -70.64436, 41.96836 -70.64437, 41.97009 -70.6455 [map]
 
Rubiaceae — Bedstraw or Coffee Family
cleavers
Galium aparine
 
Salicaceae — Willow Family
trembling aspen
Populus tremuloides
photo coordinates: 41.97677 -70.65083 [map]
 
rusty willow
Salix atrocinerea (S. cinerea ssp. oleifolia)
introduced, invasive status pending in MA
photo coordinates: 41.9769 -70.65079, 41.97698 -70.65077, 41.97713 -70.65103 [map]
 
Scrophulariaceae — Figwort Family
butter-and-eggs
Linaria vulgaris
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.94668 -70.62811 [map]
 
common mullein
Verbascum thapsus
introduced, invasive status pending in MA
photo coordinates: 41.94678 -70.62817, 41.96524 -70.64261, 41.96544 -70.64275, 41.96565 -70.64297 [map]
 
Simaroubaceae — Quassia Family
tree-of-heaven
Ailanthus altissima
introduced, invasive
photo coordinates: 41.972 -70.64671, 41.97204 -70.6467, 41.97207 -70.64675, 41.97208 -70.64676, 41.97482 -70.64897, 41.97485 -70.649 [map]
 
Solanaceae — Nightshade or Potato Family
climbing nightshade, bittersweet nightshade
Solanum dulcamara
introduced
photo coordinates: 41.96721 -70.64344 [map]
 

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