PAULINSKILL CREEK
Route 519, Sussex County


The name Paulins Kill makes reference to Paulina, daughter of a Hessian soldier.


Trees:
Acer negundo (box elder)
Acer rubrum (red maple)
Acer saccharum (sugar maple)
Betula lenta (black birch)
Betula populifolia (gray birch)
Carpinus caroliniana (musclewood)
Carya ovata (shagbark hickory)
Carya sp. (hickory)
Fagus grandifolia (American beech)
Fraxinus americana (white ash)
Gleditsia triacanthos (honey locust)
Ostrya virginiana (Eastern hop hornbeam)
Platanus occidentalis (American sycamore)
Populus tremuloides (quaking aspen)
Prunus serotina (black cherry)
Quercus rubra (red oak)
Salix nigra (black willow)
Sassafras albidum (sassafras)
Tilia americana (American basswood)
Tsuga canadensis (eastern hemlock)
Ulmus americana (American elm)

Shrubs:
Berberis thunbergii (Japanese barberry) 5/12/97
Chimaphila maculata (spotted wintergreen)
Cornus amomum (swamp dogwood)
Elaeagnus umbellata (autumn olive)
Hamamelis virginiana (witch hazel)
Lindera benzoin (spicebush)
Lonicera morrowii (morrow's honeysuckle)
Ribes americanum (wild black currant) 5/12/97
Rosa multiflora (multiflora rose)
Rubus occidentalis (black raspberry)
Rubus phoenicolasius (wineberry)
Viburnum acerifolium (maple-leaf viburnum)
Viburnum dentatum (arrowwood viburnum)
Viburnum lentago (nannyberry viburnum)
Viburnum prunifolium (blackhaw viburnum)

Vines:
Dioscorea villosa (wild yamroot)
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)

Herbs:
Actaea alba (doll's eyes)
Alliaria petiolata (garlic mustard) 5/12/97
Anemone quinquefolia (wood anemone) 5/12/97
Anemonella thalictroides (rue anemone) 5/12/97
Anthoxanthum odoratum (sweet vernal grass) 5/12/97
Aquilegia canadensis (columbine) 5/12/97
Arabis laevigata (smooth rockcress)
Aralia nudicaulis (wild sarsaparilla )
Artemisia vulgaris (common mugwort)
Asarum canadense (wild ginger) 5/12/97
Barbarea vulgaris (common wintercress) 5/12/97
Cardamine concatenata (cut-leaf toothwort) 5/12/97
Caulophyllum thalictroides (blue cohosh) 5/12/97
Claytonia virginica (spring beauty) 5/12/97
Cypripedium acaule (pink lady's slippers)
Erythronium americanum (trout lily)
Fragaria virginiana (wild strawberry) 5/12/97
Galium sp. (bedstraw)
Geranium maculatum (wild geranium) 5/12/97
Geum sp. (avens)
Glechoma hederacea (gill over the ground) 5/12/97
Impatiens capensis (orange jewelweed)
Iris sp. (blue or yellow flag iris)
Lysimachia nummularia (moneywort)
Lythrum salicaria (purple loosestrife)
Mitella diphylla (mitrewort) 5/12/97
Monotropa uniflora (Indian pipe)
Oenothera biennis (common evening primrose)
Plantago plantaginifolia (plantain-leaved pussytoes) 5/12/97
Podophyllum peltatum (mayapple)
Polygonatum pubescens (hairy true Solomon's seal) 5/12/97
Polygonum virginianum (jumpseed)
Potamogeton sp. (pondweed)
Prenanthes altissima (tall white lettuce)
Ranunculus sp. (buttercup) 5/12/97
Rumex obtusifolius (broad-leaved dock)
Sagittaria sp. (arrowhead)
Sanguinaria canadensis (bloodroot)
Senecio aureus (golden ragwort)
Staphylea trifolia (American bladdernut) 5/12/97
Symplocarpus foetidus (skunk cabbage)
Taraxacum officinale (dandelion) 5/12/97
Thalictrum dioicum (early meadowrue) 5/12/97
Trifolium pratense (red clover)
Trillium erectum (red trillium)
Tussilago farfara (coltsfoot) 5/12/97
Typha latifolia (broad-leaved cattail)
Veratrum viride (swamp hellebore)
Viola pubescens (yellow forest violet) 5/12/97
Viola sororia (common blue violet) 5/12/97

Rushes:
Luzula multiflora (wood rush) 5/12/97

Sedges:
Carex pensylvanica (Pennsylvania sedge)
Carex stricta (tussock sedge)

Grasses:
Phragmites australis (giant reed grass)

Ferns and fern allies:
Equisetum arvense (field horsetail)
Adiantum pedatum (maidenhair fern)
Onoclea sensibilis (sensitive fern)
Polypodium sp. (rock cap fern)
Polystichum acrostichoides (Christmas fern)