PINE PARK
Lakewood, Ocean County, NJ


Directions:

Take the NJ Turnpike to exit 11 and pick up the Garden State Parkway heading south. Get off at Exit 91. Bear right onto Rt. 526 (East County Line Road) going west. Pass by Rt. 547 (Squankum-Lakewood Road), Route 9 (River Avenue) and turn left onto Hope Chapel Road. Very shortly turn right into the entrance for the Lakewood Country Club. Continue straight and park near the in the parking area.


History:

and old boy's school is here


Habitats:

Pond, fields and woods


PLANT LIST
Linda Kelly


Trees:
Acer rubrum (red maple)
Betula nigra (river birch)
Cornus florida (flowering dogwood)
Juglans nigra (black willow)
Juniperus virginiana (red cedar)
Liriodendron tulipifera (tulip tree)
Nyssa sylvatica (tupelo)
Quercus phellos (willow oak)
Robinia pseudoacacia (black locust)
Sassafras albidum (sassafras)

Shrubs:
Amelanchier sp. (shadbush)
Aronia arbutifolia (red chokeberry)
Berberis thunbergii (Japanese barberry)
Cephalanthus occidentalis (buttonbush)
Clethra alnifolia (sweet pepperbush) 7/27/00
Cornus amomum (swamp dogwood)
Corylus americana (American hazel)
Decodon verticillata (swamp loosestrife)
Euonymus americanus (strawberry bush)
Hudsonia ericoides (golden heather)
Kalmia latifolia (mountain laurel)
Lindera benzoin (spicebush)
Mitchella repens (partridgeberry)
Rhododendron maximum (rosebay rhododendron)
Rubus hispidus (swamp dewberry)
Sambucus canadensis (common elderberry)
Vaccinium corymbosum (high bush blueberry)

Vines:
Celastrus orbiculatus (Asiatic bittersweet)
Cuscuta sp. (dodder)
Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia creeper)
Smilax rotundifolia (round-leaved greenbrier)
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)
Vinca minor (periwinkle)
Wisteria sp. (wisteria)

Herbs:
Acalypha sp. (three-seeded mercury)
Ajuga reptans (bugleweed)
Allium vineale (field garlic) 7/27/00
Aquilegia canadensis (wild columbine)
Artemisia vulgaris (common mugwort)
Asclepias incarnata (swamp milkweed) 7/27/00
Bidens sp. (beggar ticks)
Boehmeria cylindrica (false nettle)
Cabomba caroliniana (fanwort)
Campanula aparinoides (marsh bellflower) 7/27/00
Ceratophyllum demersum (coontail)
Cyperus strigosus (umbrella sedge)
Erechtites hieraciifolia (pileweed)
Euphorbia ipecacuanhae (ipecac spurge)
Galium trifidum (northern three-lobed bedstraw) 7/27/00
Geranium caroliniana (carolina cranesbill)
Hypericum mutilum (dwarf St. Johnswort)
Iris pseudacorus (yellow iris)
Iris versicolor (blue iris)
Linaria canadensis (blue toad flax)
Lobelia cardinalis (cardinal flower)
Lycopus virginicus (Virginia horehound)
Lysimachia nummularia (moneywort)
Lysimachia terrestris (swamp candles)
Maianthemum canadense (Canada mayflower)
Nuphar variegata (spatterdock)
Oxalis sp. (yellow wood sorrel) 7/27/00
Plantago major (common plantain)
Potamogeton crispus (pond weed)
Potamogeton sp. (pondweed)
Prunella vulgaris (self-heal)
Solanum nigrum (black nightshade)
Symplocarpus foetidus (skunk cabbage)
Thalictrum pubescens (tall meadow rue)
Trifolium repens (white clover) 7/27/00
Verbena urticifolia (white vervain) 7/27/00
Veronica officinalis (common speedwell)

Rushes:
Juncus canadensis (Canada rush)
Juncus effusus (soft rush)
Juncus tenuis (path rush)

Sedges:
Carex cephalophora (oval-headed sedge)
Carex debilis (weak sedge)
Carex echinata (star sedge)
Carex lurida (sedge)
Carex pensylvanica (Pennsylvania sedge)
Carex retroflexa (reflexed sedge)
Carex striata (tussock sedge)
Dulichium arundinaceum (three-way sedge)
Scirpus cyperinus (woolly grass bulrush)

Grasses:
Chasmanthium laxum (grass)
Dactylis glomeratus (orchard grass)
Deschampsia flexuosa (hairgrass)
Eragrostis pectinacea (Carolina love grass)
Glyceria obtusa (coastal mannagrass)
Leersia oryzoides (rice cut grass)
Muhlenbergia schreberi (nimblewill)
Panicum clandestinum (deer tongue grass)
Phalaris arundinacea (reed canary grass)

Ferns and Fern Allies:
Dennstaedtia punctilobula (hay-scented fern)
Osmunda cinnamomea (cinnamon fern)
Osmunda regalis (royal fern)
Woodwardia areolata (netted chain fern)