Field Systematic Botany 3 Feb 2000 Lick Creek Park

 

General path of travel - (projected - white, actual - green) click to enlarge

In flower on 3 Feb:  Plantago virginica, Ulmus alata, Houstonia pusilla, and Nothoscordum bivalve.  Also had a good look at Chasmanthium and got a class photo at the Prairie.


Post Oak Savannah  ID Mission I Leaves, deciduous woody dominants Hamamelidae Fagaceae  Quercus:
 

Post oak

stellata

Black Jack Oak

marilandica

Water Oak

nigra

Willow Oak

phellos

Post Oak Savannah  ID Mission II Leaves,common understory woodies:


 
Aquifoliaceae
Rosidae, Celastrales

Ilex vomitoria

Ericaceae
Dilleniidae, Ericales

Vaccinium arboreum

Post Oak Savannah  ID Mission III Infructescence Asteraceae (Asteridae):


 

Pappus Phyllaries Achenes

Post Oak Savannah  ID Mission IV Monocots (Liliopsida) vs. Dicots (Magnoliopsida) in general with the exceptional monocot  Smilax : (Smilacaceae, Liliidae, Liliales):

 


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