Vascular Plants of Wisconsin

List of Selected Spring Flora of Wisconsin
roughly in order of appearance on the UWGB campus and nearby areas; the list will grow with the season

Latin Name Common Name Latin Name
Symplocarpus foetidus skunk cabbage Symplocarpus foetidus
Acer saccharinum silver maple Acer saccharinum
Alnus rugosa speckled alder; tag alder Alnus rugosa
Anemone americana round-lobed hepatica Anemone americana
Populus tremuloides quaking aspen Populus tremuloides
Populus grandidentata bog-tooth aspen Populus grandidentata
Ulmus americana American elm Ulmus americana
Acer rubrum red maple Acer rubrum
Equisetum arvense field horsetail Equisetum arvense
Populus deltoides eastern cottonwood Populus deltoides
Salix humilis prairie willow Salix humilis

Claytonia virginica

spring beauty Claytonia virginica
Acer negundo box elder Acer negundo
Cardamine douglassii purple cress Cardamine douglassii
Cardamine diphylla broad-leaved toothwort Cardamine diphylla
Cardamine concatenata cut-leaved toothwort Cardamine concatenata