Second District Conservation Plant List

Second District Conservation  Plant List

Scientific Name Common Name
Arisaema dracontium Green-dragon
Arisaema triphyllum Jack-in-the Pulpit
Asclepias tuberosa Butterfly-weed
Campanula rotundifolia Harebell
Celastrus scandens* American Bittersweet
Chimaphila maculata Spotted Wintergreen
Chimaphila umbellata Pipsissewa
Cornus florida Flowering Dogwood
Drosera – all native species Sundew
Epigaea repens Trailing Arbutus
Erythronium americanum Trout Lilly
Euonymus americanus Bursting Heart
Euonymus atropurpureus Wahoo
Filices – all native species** Ferns
Gentiana – all native species All Gentians
Hydrastis canadensis Golden Seal
Ilex glabra Inkberry
Ilex opaca American Holly
Ilex verticillata Winterberry
Kalmia – all native species Laurel
Lilium canadense Canada Lily
Lilium philadelphicum Wood Lily
Lilium superbum Turk’s Cap Lily
Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal Flower
Lycopodium – all native species All Clubmosses (including Princess Pine)
Mertensia virginica Virginia Bluebell
Mitchella repens Partridge Berry
Monarda didyma Bee-balm
Monotropa uniflora Indian Pipe
Myrica pensylvanica Bayberry
Nelumbo Lutea American Lotus
Opuntia humifusa Prickly Pear Cactus
Orchidaceae All Native Orchids
Orontium aquaticum Golden Club
Panax quinquefolius Ginseng
Panax trifolius Dwarf Ginseng
Pyrus coronaria Wild Crab Apple
Rhododendron – all native species including:

   Rhododendron maximum

   Rhododendron nudiflorum
Rhododendron viscosum



Pinxter Azalea

Swamp Azalea

Rosa virginiana Wild Rose (New York State Flower)
Sabatia – all native species Marsh Pinks
Sanguinaria canadensis Bloodroot
Sarracenia purpurea Pitcher Plant
Silene caroliniana Wild Pink
Trillium – all native species Trillium
Trollius laxus Globe Flower
Uvularia sessilifolia Bellwort
Viola pedata Bird’s Foot Violet


* RARE and not to be confused with Oriental Bittersweet (Calestrus orbiculatus) which is common on Long Island. No VARIETY may be used in a Flower Show.
**Native Ferns
cannot be exhibited in any Division of a Flower Show, except in the Special Exhibits Division, as an Educational Exhibit. Such plants must have been acquired in a lawful manner.

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