Plants of Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge

Key:  *T = seen at Turner Tract


(Uvularia grandiflora)
*T – spring


(Sanguinaria canadensis)
*T – spring

common milkweed

Common Milkweed
(Asclepias quadrifolia)

compass plant

Compass Plant
(Silphium laciniatum)


Cutleaf Toothwort
(Cardamine concatenata)
*T – spring


Dutchman’s Breeches
(Dicentra cucullaria)
*T – spring

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Rue Anemone
(Anemonella thalictroides)
*T – spring


White Trout Lily
(Erythronium albidum)
*T – spring

Prairie Plants:
• Prairie Drop Seed
• Big Blue Stem, The State Grass of IL
(Andropogon gerardii)
• Indian Grass (Sorghastrum nutans)
• Rosinweed (Silphium integrifolium)
• Prairie Blazing Star (Liatris pycnostachya)
• Early Goldenrod (Solidago juncea)
• Rattlesnake Master (Eryingium yuccifolium)
• Culver’s Root (Veronicastrum virginicum)
• Cup Plant (Silphium perfoliatum)
• Compass Plant (Silphium laciniatum)
• Ironweed (Veronia fasciculata)
• Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum)
• Shagbark Hickory (Carya ovata)
• Hackberry (Celtis occidentalis)
• White Ash (Fraxinus americanus)
• Black Walnut (Juglans nigra)
• Black Cherry (Prunus serotina)
• White Oak (Quercus alba)
• Red Oak (Quercus rubra)
• American Elm (Ulmus american)
• Slippery Elm (Ulmus rubra)

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