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WET MESIC AND WET SITES

Trees, ShrubsGrass and Grass-like

Trees (Wet Mesic and Wet Sites)

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family Habitat Type Wetland Indicator
Silver maple (@) Acer saccharinum Maple QAE, AQV FACW
American elm (@) Ulmus americana Elm AViO, BDPB FACW-
Black ash (#) Fraxinus nigra Olive BDPB, FPCL FACW+
Eastern hemlock(#@) Tsuga canadensis Pine ATM, ATD FACU
Black spruce(#) Picea mariana Pine TMC, PLCS FACW
Tamarack(#) Larix laricina Pine PLCS, TAAC FACW
White cedar(#) Thuja occidentalis Pine TMC, APBC FACW

Shrubs  (Wet Mesic and Wet Sites)

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family Habitat Type Wetland Indicator
Bog rosemary  Andromeda glaucophylla Heath PLCS OBL
Creeping snowberry (L) Gaultheria hispidula Heath PLCS FACW
Labrador-tea (#) Ledum groenlandicum Heath PLCS OBL
Leatherleaf (#)  Chamaedaphne calyculata Heath PLCS OBL
Pale laurel (#) Kalmia polifolia Heath PLCS OBL
Velvet leaf blueberry (#) Vaccinium myrtilloides Heath AQV, PMV FACW-
Cranberry (# L) Vaccinium spp. Heath PLCS
Meadow-sweet (#) Spiraea alba Rose FPCL, TAAC FACW+
Steeplebush (Hardhack)  Spiraea tomentosa Rose FPCL, TAAC FACW
Mountain holly  Nemopanthus mucronatus * Holly FPCL, TAAC OBL
Winterberry Ilex verticillata Holly FPCL, TAAC FACW+
Red-osier dogwood Cornus stolonifera Dogwood BDPB, TAAC FACW
Tag alder (Speckled alder) (#)  Alnus incana Birch ACCA, TAAC FACU
Willow (E/N) Salix spp. Willow QAE, AQV OBL-FACU
Bugleweed (#) Lycopus uniflorus Mint BDPB, FPLC OBL
Marsh marigold (#) Caltha palustris Crowfoot FPCL, TAAC OBL
Sphagnum moss (#) Sphagnum spp. Peat moss PLCS
Stinging nettles (# E) Urtica dioica Nettle AH, DIS FAC+
Three-leaved false Solomon's seal (#) Smilacina trifolia * Lily PLCS OBL
Wild iris Iris versicolor Iris FPCL, TAAC OBL
Spotted Joe-pye-weed  Eupatorium maculatum Composite DIS OBL
Fireweed Epilobium angustifolium Loosestrife DIS FAC

Grasses and Grass-like  (Wet Mesic and Wet Sites)

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family Habitat Type Wetland Indicator
Button cotton grass (#) Eriophorum virginicum Sedge PLCS OBL
Bluejoint reedgrass (#) Calamogrostis canadensis Grass FPCL, TAAC OBL
Rattlesnake manna Glyceria canadensis Grass FPCL, TAAC OBL
Reed canarygrass (E) Phalaris arundinacea Grass FPCL, TAAC FACW+
*  synonym - links to accepted name