This Go Botany Concord Flora web site contains a comprehensive list of the plants of Concord, Massachusetts, and is a customized version of Go Botany. To learn about all of the plants of New England, visit the main Go Botany web site.
Ray Angelo, former Curator of Vascular Plants for the New England Botanical Club, kindly provided the list of Concord plants, with further contributions by Bryan Connolly, Massachusetts State Botanist, and Charles Davis, Curator of Vascular Plants at Harvard University Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology. The nomenclature is from Flora Novae Angliae by Arthur Haines, Research Botanist at New England Wild Flower Society.
Plant of the Day: Acer pensylvanicum goosefoot maple
Striped maple is named for the conspicuous vertical white stripes that traverse its greenish-brown bark. This tree is also called goosefoot maple for its broad, three-pronged leaves, which turn pale golden in autumn. Young saplings are shade-tolerant members of the understo ...Learn More