INDU Lake Plain Prairie
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Lake Plain Prairie is being restored from a wooded area with heavy undergrowth to a prairie/savannah habitat.

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Latin NameCommon NameMapStrataNative?
Acer negundobox elderYES
Acer rubrumred mapleYES
Agrostis hyemalistickle grassYES
Alisma subcordatumcommon water plantainYES
Ambrosia artemisiifoliacommon ragweedYES
Amelanchier YES
Arisaema triphyllumJack-in-the-pulpitYES
Berberis thunbergiiJapanese barberryNO [invasive]
Carex  ?
Carex swaniidowny green sedgeYES
Celastrus orbiculatusoriental bittersweetNO [invasive]
Cerastium arvensefield chickweedYES
Chenopodium albumlamb's quartersNO
Circaea lutetiana ssp. canadensisenchanter's nightshadeYES
Cirsium vulgarebull thistleNO [invasive]
Clematis virginianavirgin's bowerYES
Conyza canadensishorseweedYES
Crataegus  ?
Cyperus bipartitusbrook nut sedgeYES
Cyperus odoratusrusty nut sedge, false rusty flat sedgeYES
Dichanthelium acuminatum ssp. fasciculatumwestern panic grass; old-field panic grassYES
Dichanthelium clandestinumdeer-tongue grassYES
Echinochloa crus-gallibarnyard grassNO [invasive]
Eleocharis palustrisgreat spike rushYES
Epilobium coloratumcinnamon willow herbYES
Erechtites hieraciifolius var. hieraciifoliuspilewort, burnweed, white fireweedYES
Erigeron annuusannual fleabaneYES
Eupatorium maculatumspotted Joe Pye weedYES
Eupatorium perfoliatumcommon bonesetYES
Eupatorium serotinumlate bonesetYES
Euthamia graminifolia var. nuttalliihairy grass-leaved goldenrodYES
Fallopia scandensclimbing false buckwheatYES
Fraxinus americanawhite ashYES
Fraxinus pennsylvanicared ashYES
Galium triflorumsweet-scented bedstrawYES
Geum laciniatum var. trichocarpumrough avensYES
Glyceria striatafowl meadow grass; fowl manna grassYES
Hackelia virginianastickseedYES
Hypericum canadenseCanadian St. John's wortYES
Lindera benzoinspicebushYES
Lonicera  ?
Ludwigia alternifoliaseedboxYES
Maianthemum racemosumfeathery false Solomon's sealYES
Melilotussweet cloverNO
Mimulus ringensmonkey flowerYES
Nyssa sylvaticablack gum; sour gumYES
Onoclea sensibilissensitive fernYES
Osmunda cinnamomeacinnamon fernYES
Osmunda regalis var. spectabilisroyal fernYES
Oxalis dilleniicommon wood sorrelYES
Oxalis strictatall wood sorrelYES
Parthenocissus quinquefoliaVirginia creeperYES
Penstemon digitalisfoxglove beard tongueYES
Persicaria maculosalady's thumbNO [invasive]
Persicaria sagittataarrow-leaved tearthumbYES
Persicaria virginianawoodland knotweedYES
Phalaris arundinaceareed canary grassNO [invasive]
Phlox  ?
Phragmites australiscommon reedNO [invasive]
Plantago majorcommon plantainNO
Poa compressaCanada blue grassNO [invasive]
Polygala sanguineafield milkwortYES
Populus grandidentatalarge-toothed aspenYES
Populus tremuloidesquaking aspenYES
Potentilla simplexcommon cinquefoil; silver common cinquefoilYES
Prunus serotinawild black cherryYES
Prunus virginianachoke cherryYES
Quercus  ?
Ranunculus sceleratuscursed buttercupYES
Rosa multifloraJapanese rose; multiflora roseNO [invasive]
Rubus hispidusswamp dewberryYES
Sassafras albidumsassafrasYES
Scirpus  ?
Setaria faberigiant foxtailNO [invasive]
Sisymbrium  ?
Smilax ecirrhataupright carrion flowerYES
Solanum dulcamarabittersweet nightshadeNO [invasive]
Solidago altissimatall goldenrodYES
Solidago gigantealate goldenrodYES
Solidago speciosashowy goldenrodYES
Sonchus asperspiny sow thistleNO
Taraxacum officinalecommon dandelionNO
Thalictrum dasycarpumpurple meadow rueYES
Tradescantia ohiensiscommon spiderwortYES
Typha x glaucahybrid cattailNO [invasive]
Verbena hastatablue vervainYES
Verbena urticifoliahairy white vervainYES
Viola  ?
Vitis labruscafox grapeYES
64 native8 unknown17 nonnative(12 invasive non-native)Species count : 89
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