Kankakee Sands
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Latin NameCommon NameMapStrataNative?
Achillea millefoliumyarrow; milfoilYES
Agrimonia parvifloraswamp agrimonyYES
Ambrosia artemisiifoliacommon ragweedYES
Amorpha canescenslead plantYES
Andropogon gerardiibig bluestem; turkeyfootYES
Anemone cylindricathimbleweedYES
Apocynum  ?
Artemisia campestris ssp. caudatabeach wormwoodYES
Asclepias  ?
Asclepias amplexicaulissand milkweedYES
Asclepias syriacacommon milkweedYES
Aster  ?
Aster ericoidesheath asterYES
Aster novae-angliaeNew England asterYES
Baptisia alba var. macrophyllawhite wild indigoYES
Baptisia bracteata var. glabrescenscream wild indigoYES
Calamovilfa longifolia var. magnasand reedYES
Carex vulpinoideabrown fox sedgeYES
Cirsium discolorpasture thistleYES
Coreopsis lanceolatasand coreopsisYES
Coreopsis palmataprairie coreopsisYES
Coreopsis tripteristall coreopsisYES
Cornus racemosagray dogwoodYES
Dalea purpureapurple prairie cloverYES
Desmodium canadenseshowy tick trefoilYES
Desmodium illinoenseIllinois tick trefoilYES
Elymus canadensisCanada wild ryeYES
Erigeron strigosusdaisy fleabaneYES
Eryngium yuccifoliumrattlesnake masterYES
Eupatorium purpureumpurple Joe Pye weedYES
Eupatorium serotinumlate bonesetYES
Euthamia caroliniana s.l.slender-leaved goldenrodYES
Euthamia graminifoliacommon grass-leaved goldenrodYES
Fragaria virginianawild strawberryYES
Geum  ?
Helianthus grosseserratussawtooth sunflowerYES
Helianthus mollisdowny sunflowerYES
Helianthus occidentaliswestern sunflowerYES
Hieracium  ?
Juncus dudleyiDudley's rushYES
Koeleria macranthaJune grassYES
Lactuca biennistall blue lettuceYES
Lepidium virginicumcommon peppergrassYES
Lespedeza capitataround-headed bush cloverYES
Lespedeza hirtahairy bush cloverYES
Lespedeza virginicaslender bush cloverYES
Liatris spicatamarsh blazing star; gay featherYES
Lobelia spicatapale spiked lobeliaYES
Lycopus americanuscommon water horehoundYES
Lythrum alatumwinged loosestrifeYES
Monarda fistulosawild bergamontYES
Monarda punctatahorsemintYES
Oenothera clelandiisand evening primroseYES
Panicum virgatumswitch grassYES
Parthenium integrifoliumwild quinine; American feverfewYES
Penstemon digitalisfoxglove beard tongueYES
Poa pratensisKentucky blue grassNO [invasive]
Populus deltoideseastern cottonwoodYES
Pycnanthemum virginianumVirginia mountain mintYES
Quercus velutinablack oakYES
Ratibida pinnatayellow coneflower; gray-headed coneflowerYES
Rosa multifloraJapanese rose; multiflora roseNO [invasive]
Rubus allegheniensiscommon blackberryYES
Rubus occidentalisblack raspberryYES
Rudbeckia hirtablack-eyed SusanYES
Rudbeckia subtomentosasweet black-eyed SusanYES
Rudbeckia trilobabrown-eyed SusanYES
Rumex crispuscurly dockNO
Saponaria officinalisbouncing bet; soapwortNO [invasive]
Sassafras albidumsassafrasYES
Schizachyrium scopariumlittle bluestem grassYES
Silene latifolia ssp. albawhite campionNO
Silene stellatastarry campionYES
Silphium integrifolium var. integrifoliumrosin weedYES
Silphium laciniatumcompass plantYES
Silphium terebinthinaceum var. terebinthinaceumprairie dockYES
Solanum carolinensehorse nettleNO
Solidagogoldenrod ?
Solidago canadensisCanada goldenrodYES
Solidago junceaearly goldenrodYES
Solidago rigidastiff goldenrodYES
Solidago speciosa ssp. speciosashowy goldenrodYES
Sorghastrum nutansindian grassYES
Spartina pectinataprairie cord grassYES
Spiraea albameadowsweetYES
Spiraea tomentosa var. roseahardhack; steeple bushYES
Tradescantia ohiensiscommon spiderwortYES
Verbena strictahoary vervainYES
Vernonia gigantea ssp. giganteasmooth tall ironweedYES
Veronicastrum virginicumCulver's rootYES
Zizia aureagolden AlexandersYES
79 native6 unknown6 nonnative(3 invasive non-native)Species count : 91
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