Tall Ironweed 

  1. Vernonia gigantea (Family  Asteraceae)
  2. Flower Description
    1. Symmetry: Radial
    2. Fusion of Parts: Petals fused
    3. Number of Parts: All flower parts present
    4. Insertion of Parts: Inferior ovary
    5. Gynoecium type: Apocarpous
  3. Location
    1. Alum Creek Park North
  4. Inflorescence type
    1. Exstipulate

 

Great Blue Lobelia

  1. Lobelia siphilitica (Family  Campanulaceae)
  2. Flower Description
    1. Symmetry: Bilateral
    2. Fusion of Parts: Petals fused
    3. Number of Parts: All flower parts present
    4. Insertion of Parts: Perigynous
    5. Gynoecium type: Unicarpellate
  3. Location
    1. Alum Creek Park North
  4. Inflorescence type
    1. Raceme

 

Wild Mint

  1. Mentha canadensis (Family  Lamiaceae)
  2. Flower Description
    1. Symmetry: Bilateral
    2. Fusion of Parts: Petals fused
    3. Number of Parts: All flower parts present
    4. Insertion of Parts: Perigynous
    5. Gynoecium type: Apocarpous
  3. Location
    1. Alum Creek Park North
  4. Inflorescence type
    1. Axillary

 

Queen Anne’s-lace

  1. Daucus carota (Family  Apiaceae)
  2. Flower Description
    1. Symmetry: Bilateral
    2. Fusion of Parts: Petals fused
    3. Number of Parts: All flower parts present
    4. Insertion of Parts: Epigynous
    5. Gynoecium type: Snycarpous
  3. Location
    1. Alum Creek Park North
  4. Inflorescence type
    1. Umbel

 

American Ginseng

  1. Panax quinquefolium (Family  Araliaceae)
  2. Flower Description
    1. Symmetry: Bilateral
    2. Fusion of Parts: No fusion of parts
    3. Number of Parts: All flower parts present
    4. Insertion of Parts: Epigynous
    5. Gynoecium type: Unicarpous
  3. Location
    1. Alum Creek Park North
  4. Inflorescence type
    1. Umbel

 

Mock Strawberry

  1. Duchesnea indica (Family  Rosaceae)
  2. Flower Description
    1. Symmetry: Radial
    2. Fusion of Parts: No fusion of parts
    3. Number of Parts: All flower parts present
    4. Insertion of Parts: Perigynous
    5. Gynoecium type: Apocarpous
  3. Location
    1. Alum Creek Park North
  4. Inflorescence type
    1.  Capitulum

 

Black Walnut

  1. Juglans nigra (Family  Juglandaceae)
  2. Flower Description
    1. Symmetry: Bilateral
    2. Fusion of Parts: No fusion of parts
    3. Number of Parts: Both male and female flowers present on the tree
    4. Insertion of Parts: Epigynous
    5. Gynoecium type: Unicarpous
  3. Location
    1. Alum Creek Park North
  4. Inflorescence type
    1.  Catkin

 

Pokeweed

  1. Phytolacca americana (Family  Phytolaccaceae)
  2. Flower Description
    1. Symmetry: Bilateral
    2. Fusion of Parts: No fusion of parts
    3. Number of Parts: All flower parts present
    4. Insertion of Parts: Hypogynous
    5. Gynoecium type: Syncarpous
  3. Location
    1. Alum Creek Park North
  4. Inflorescence type
    1.  Raceme