Blackstone Parks Conservancy

Forest Health Works Project

Herbaceous Species

White wood aster (Eurybia divaricata)
Stiff aster (Ionactus linariifolius)
Common grass-leaved goldenrod (Euthamia caroliniana)
Licorice goldenrod (Solidago odora)
Gray goldenrod (Solidago nemoralis)
Early goldenrod (Solidago juncea)
Silver rod (Solidago bicolor)
Wild blue lupine (Lupinus perennis)
Mountain mint (Pycnanthemum muticum)
Wild indigo (Baptesia tinctoria)
White Meadowsweet (Spiraea alba)*
Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum)
Round headed bush clover (Lespedeza capitata)

Tree and Shrub Species

Shadbush or Canadian serviceberry (Amelanchier canadensis)*
Sweet fern (Comptonia peregrina)*
Alternate-leaved dogwood (Cornus alternifolia)
Witch hazel (Hamamelis virginiana)
Mountain laurel (Kalmia latifolia)
Northern spicebush (Lindera benzoin)*
Northern bayberry (Morella caroliniensis)*
Roseshell azalea (Rhododendron prinophyllum)*
Winged or Flameleaf sumac (Rhus copallinum)*
Highbush blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium)
Lowbush blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum) *
Maple-leaved viburnum (Viburnum acerifolium)
Nanny berry (Viburnum lentago)
Red Hickory or Sweet Pignut Hickory (Carya ovalis)
Tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera)

*More information about this plant is below!!

See Rhody Natives/rinhs for more information about the propagation program and some of these plants.