STANLEY PARK
Chatham Township, Morris County, New Jersey


Directions:

I-287; in Morristown, get off at the exit for Route 124 west; turn right on Fairmount Avenue; left ontoWatchung Avenue; right onto River Road; drive south for about 0.5 miles to a pull off on the left.

This park is directly across the Passaic River from the Passaic River Park of Union County. You can visit both parks at the same time.  The Stanley Park is not very large.  Does have a picnic table down by the river, which is very close to the highway.


PLANT LIST:

Dr. Patrick L. Cooney


Trees:
Acer negundo (box elder maple)
Acer platanoides (Norway maple)
Acer saccharinum (silver maple)

Shrubs:
Lonicera morrowii (Morrow's honeysuckle) 5/06/98
Lonicera tatarica (Tatarian honeysuckle) 5/06/98

Vines:
Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia creeper)

Herbs:
Alliaria petiolata (garlic mustard) 5/06/98
Galium aparine (cleavers) 5/06/98
Glechoma hederacea (gill-over-the-ground) 5/06/98
Polygonum cuspidatum (Japanese knotweed)
Ranunculus abortivus (kidney-leaf buttercup) 5/06/98
Stellaria media (common chickweed) 5/06/98
Taraxacum officinale (dandelion) 5/06/98

Grasses:
Poa annua (annual bluegrass) 5/06/98