WINDING HILLS COUNTY PARK
Rte 17K, Montgomery, NY 12549


Directions:

US 87 to US 84; left turn onto  Rt 208 n; left turn onto Rt 17K; from the traffic light intersection of NY 17K and NY 211 in Montgomery proceed west on NY 17K, across the Wallkill River for 2.5 miles; turn right onto Old Route 17; 0.1 mile entrance gate booth to the park on your right park at the boathouse.


Dogs are allowed on leash

Hiking, boating, camping, picnicking and fishing, ice skating, weather permitting


PLANT LIST:

Dr. Patrick L. Cooney, * = 5/6/02


Trees:
Acer platanoides (Norway maple)
Acer rubrum (red maple)
Acer saccharum (sugar maple)
Betula lenta (black birch)
Betula populifolia (gray birch)
Carya glabra (pignut hickory)
Carya sp. (hickory)
Cornus florida (flowering dogwood) 5/06/2002
Fraxinus americana (white ash)
Larix decidua (European larch)
Ostrya virginiana (American hop hornbeam)
Picea abies (Norway spruce)
Pinus sp. (Virginia pine? 2 needled, 1-2" long)
Pinus strobus (white pine) grove
Prunus serotina (black cherry) *
Pyrus sp. (apple)
Quercus alba (white oak)
Quercus palustris (pin oak)
Quercus prinus (chestnut oak)
Quercus rubra (red oak)
Quercus velutina (black oak)
Tsuga canadensis (eastern hemlock)
Ulmus americana (American elm)

Shrubs and sub-shrubs:
Berberis thunbergii (Japanese barberry)
Cephalanthus occidentalis (buttonbush)
Chimaphila maculata (spotted wintergreen)
Cornus racemosa (gray dogwood)
Cornus sericea (red-osier dogwood)
Gaylussacia baccata (black huckleberry) *
Lindera benzoin (spicebush) 4/24/96
Mitchella repens (partridgeberry)
Rhamnus frangula (European buckthorn) *
Rosa multiflora (multiflora rose)
Rubus occidentalis (black raspberry)
Rubus sp. (blackberry)
Syringa vulgaris (white lilac) * planted
Vaccinium corymbosum (highbush blueberry)
Viburnum acerifolium (maple-leaf viburnum)
Viburnum dentatum (arrowwood viburnum)
Viburnum lentago (sweet viburnum)
Viburnum prunifolium (black haw viburnum) *
Vinca minor (periwinkle) 4/24/96 5/06/2002

Vines:
Lonicera japonica (Japanese honeysuckle)
Parthenocissus quinquefolia (Virginia creeper)
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)
Vitis aestivalis (summer grape)

Herbs:
Achillea millefolium (common yarrow)
Alliaria petiolata (garlic mustard) *
Allium vineale (field garlic)
Antennaria sp. (pussytoes) *
Aquilegia canadensis (columbine) *
Arctium sp. (burdock)
Arisaema triphyllum (jack in the pulpit) *
Aster divaricatus (white wood aster)
Barbarea vulgaris (common wintercress) *
Capsella bursa-pastoris (shepherd's purse) *
Cardamine pensylvanica (Pennsylvania bittercress) *
Cerastium vulgatum (mouse-ear chickweed) *
Chrysanthemum leucanthemum (ox-eye daisy)
Collinsonia canadensis (horsebalm)
Desmodium sp. (tick trefoil)
Erigeron annuus (daisy fleabane)
Galium aparine (cleavers)
Galium sp. (bedstraw)
Geranium maculatum (wild geranium) *
Glechoma hederacea (gill over the ground) *
Impatiens sp. (jewelweed)
Linaria vulgaris (butter and eggs)
Lythrum salicaria (purple loosestrife)
Maianthemum canadense (Canada mayflower)
Matricaria matricarioides (pineappleweed)
Polygonatum pubescens (hairy true Solomon's seal) * soon
Pontederia cordata (pickerelweed)
Potentilla argentea (silvery cinquefoil)
Potentilla canadensis (dwarf cinquefoil) *
Potentilla simplex (common cinquefoil)
Prunella vulgaris (self-heal)
Ranunculus abortivus (kidney-leaf crowfoot) *
Saxifraga virginiensis (early saxifrage) *
Smilacina racemosa (false Solomon's seal)
Smilax herbacea (carrion flower)
Stellaria media (common chickweed) *
Symplocarpus foetidus (skunk cabbage)
Taraxacum officinale (common dandelion) *
Thalictrum revolutum (waxy meadowrue)
Trifolium pratense (red clover)
Uvularia sp. (bellwort)
Verbascum thapsus (common mullein)
Veronica officinalis (common speedwell) *
Veronica serpyllifolia (thyme-leaved speedwell) *
Viola sororia (common blue violet) *

Rushes:
Luzula multiflora (wood rush) *

Sedges:
Carex laxiflora type (sedge)
Carex pensylvanica (Pennsylvania sedge) *
Carex stricta (tussock sedge) *

Grasses:
Anthoxanthum odoratum (sweet vernal grass) *
Poa annua (annual bluegrass) *
Poa pratensis (Kentucky bluegrass) *
Polypodium sp. (rock cap fern)
Polystichum acrostichoides (Christmas fern)

Ferns:
Dennstaedtia punctilobula (hay-scented fern)
Onoclea sensibilis (sensitive fern)
Thelypteris palustris (marsh fern)

Other:
morel