PINE ISLAND CEDAR SWAMP

ORANGE COUNTY, NY


Karlin, Eric F.

1997 "The Drowned Lands' last stand: An inland Atlantic white cedar peat swamp in Orange County, New York." Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 124(January-March):89-97.

On the Wallkill River floodplain, near Pine Island.


PLANT LIST:

Dr. Eric F. Karlin


Trees:
Acer rubrum (red maple)
Amelanchier canadensis (shadbush)
Chamaecyparis thyoides (Atlantic white cedar)
Fraxinus nigra (black ash)
Larix laricina (larch)
Ulmus americana (American elm)

Shrubs:
Gaultheria procumbens (checkerberry)
Lindera benzoin (spicebush)
Lyonia ligustrina (maleberry)
Rhododendron viscosum (swamp azalea)
Rubus pubescens (dwarf raspberry)
Toxicodendron vernix (poison sumac)
Vaccinium corymbosum (highbush blueberry)

Vines:
Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia creeper)
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)

Herbs:
Aralia nudicaulis (wild sarsaparilla)
Arisaema triphyllum (jack-in-the-pulpit)
Clintonia borealis (bluebead)
Coptis trifolia (goldthread)
Impatiens capensis (orange jewelweed)
Maianthemum canadense (Canada mayflower)
Mitchella repens (partridgeberry)
Symplocarpus foetidus (skunk cabbage)
Thalictrum sp. (meadowrue)
Trientalis borealis (starflower)
Viola macloskeyi (northern white violet)

Ferns and Fern Allies:
Dryopteris carthusiana (spinulose woodfern)
Onoclea sensibilis (sensitive fern)
Osmunda cinnamomea (cinnamon fern)
Osmunda regalis (royal fern)
Thelypteris palustris (marsh fern)

Aulacomnium palustre (moss)
Calliergon cordifolia (moss)
Climacium americanum (moss)
Dicranum flagellare (moss)
Dicranum montanum (moss)
Leptodictyum riparium (moss)
Hypnum imponens (moss)
Leucobryum glaucum (moss)
Sphagnum affine (moss)
Sphagnum bartlettianum (moss)
Sphagnum fimbriatum (moss)
Sphagnum girgensohnii (moss)
Sphagnum palustre (moss)
Sphagnum recurvum (moss)
Sphagnum wulfianum (moss)
Tetraphis pellucida (moss)
Thuidium delicatulum (moss)

Bazzania trilobata (liverwort)
Jamesoniella autumnalis (liverwort)
Pallavicinia lyellii (liverwort)
Lepraria lobificans (lichen)
Punctelia subrudecta (lichen)