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 Arrowhead Plants - G-K

Species collected from the counties of Cook, Lake, and St. Louis, in Northeastern Minnesota, as reported by the University of Minnesota Herbarium.

  • Ordered by Botanical Name (Genus species)
  • Number of specimens for each species in SP column
  • Plant Type column codes:
    • A - Aquatic
    • F - Ferns and fern allies
    • G - Grass
    • H - Herbaceous
    • S - Shrub
    • T - Tree
    • V - Vine
    • X - Exotic (an introduced species)
  • Species links are to plant commentaries at this site, where available, or to additional information at government or university web sites.

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 Botanical Name Common Name Type SP
Galeopsis tetrahit
Galinsoga quadriradiata (StL)
Galium aparine (StL, Lake)
Galium asprellum
Galium boreale
Galium labradoricum (StL)
Galium obtusum (StL, Cook)
Galium tinctorium
Galium trifidum
Galium triflorum
Galium verum (StL)
Gaultheria hispidula
Gaultheria procumbens
Gentiana andrewsii (StL)
Gentiana rubricaulis
Geocaulon lividum (Cook)
Geranium bicknellii
Geranium carolinianum (StL)
Geranium maculatum (StL, Lake)
Geum aleppicum
Geum canadense (StL)
Geum laciniatum (StL)
Geum macrophyllum
Geum rivale  (StL, Cook)
Geum triflorum (Lake)
Glechoma hederacea (StL)
Glyceria borealis
Glyceria canadensis
Glyceria grandis
Glyceria striata
Glycyrrhiza lepidota (StL)
Gnaphalium macounii
Gnaphalium obtusifolium (StL)
Gnaphalium uliginosum
Goodyera pubescens (StL)
Goodyera repens
Goodyera tesselata
Gratiola neglecta (StL, Cook)
Grindelia squarrosa (StL)
Gymnocarpium dryopteris
Gymnocarpium jessoense (Lake, Cook)
Gymnocarpium robertianum (StL, Lake)
Gymnocarpium x brittonianum (Lake, Cook)
Brittlestem Hempnettle
Shaggysoldier
Stickywilly Bedstraw
Rough Bedstraw
Northern Bedstraw
Northern Bog Bedstraw
Bluntleaf Bedstraw
Stiff Marsh Bedstraw
Threepetal Bedstraw
Fragrant Bedstraw
Yellow Spring Bedstraw
Creeping Snowberry
Wintergreen
Closed Bottle Gentian
Closed Gentian
False Toadflax
Bicknell's Geranium
Carolina Geranium
Spotted Geranium
Yellow Avens
White Avens
Rough Avens
Longleaf Avens
Purple Avens
Prairie Smoke
Ground Ivy (Creeping Charley)
Northern Mannagrass
Rattlesnake Mannagrass
American Mannagrass
Fowl Mannagrass
American Licorice
Cudweed
Rabbit Tobacco
Marsh Cudweed
Downy Rattlesnake Plantain
Lesser Rattlesnake Plantain
Checkered Rattlesnake Plantain
Clammy Hedgehyssop
Great Plains Resinweed
Oak Fern
Asian Oak Fern
Northern Oak Fern
Oak Fern
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
S
S
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
V
G
G
G
G
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
F
F
F
F
28
2
6
31
35
8
3
31
37
61
1
54
39
9
20
3
51
4
2
45
4
3
13
14
1
7
33
38
31
47
5
8
2
23
1
58
30
16
6
69
10
2
5


 Botanical Name Common Name Type SP
Habenaria clavellata
Habenaria dilatata
Habenaria hookeri
Habenaria hyperborea
Habenaria lacera
Habenaria obtusata
Habenaria orbiculata
Habenaria psycodes
Habenaria viridis
Hackelia deflexa (StL, Cook)
Halenia deflexa
Hedeoma hispidum (StL)
Hedyotis longifolia (StL, Lake)
Helenium autumnale (StL)
Helianthemum bicknellii  (StL, Lake)
Helianthus annuus (StL)
Helianthus giganteus
Helianthus grosseserratus (StL, Lake)
Helianthus maximilianii
Helianthus pauciflorus
Helianthus petiolaris (StL)
Helianthus tuberosus (StL)
Heliopsis helianthoides  (StL, Lake)
Heracleum lanatum
Hesperis matronalis (StL, Lake)
Heuchera richardsonii
Hieracium aurantiacum
Hieracium caespitosum (StL)
Hieracium floribundum (Lake)
Hieracium kalmii
Hieracium lachenalii (StL)
Hieracium pilosella (StL)
Hieracium piloselloides (StL, Cook)
Hieracium scabrum
Hieracium umbellatum
Hierochloe odorata
Hippuris vulgaris
Hordeum jubatum
Hudsonia tomentosa (StL)
Humulus lupulus (StL, Lake)
Huperzia appalachiana
Huperzia appalachiana x lucidula
Huperzia appalachiana x selago
Huperzia lucidula
Huperzia porophila (Lake)
Huperzia selago
Huperzia x buttersii
Hydrophyllum virginianum (StL)
Hypericum boreale
Hypericum ellipticum
Hypericum majus
Hypericum perforatum (StL, Lake)
Hypericum pyramidatum (StL)
Green Woodland Orchid
Scentbottle Orchid
Hooker's Orchid
Northern Green Orchid
Green Fringed Orchid
Blunt Bog Orchid
Large Roundleaved Orchid
Lesser Purple Fringed Orchid
Longbract Frog Orchid
Stickseed
American Spurred Gentian
Rough False Pennyroyal
Canadian Summer Bluet
Common Sneezeweed
Hoary Frostweed
Common Sunflower
Giant Sunflower
Sawtooth Sunflower
Maximilian Sunflower
Stiff Sunflower
Prairie Sunflower
Jerusalem Artichoke
Smooth Oxeye
Cow Parsnip
Dames Rocket
Alumroot
Orange Hawkweed
Madow Hawkweed
Yellow Devil Hawkweed
Kalm's Hawkweed
Common Hawkweed
Mouseear Hawkweed
Tall Hawkweed
Rough Hawkweed
Narrowleaf Hawkweed
Sweet Grass
Common Marestail
Foxtail Barley
Woolly Beachheather
Common Hops
Appalachian Clubmoss
Hybrid Clubmoss
Hybrid Clubmoss
Shining Clubmoss
Rock Clubmoss
Fir Clubmoss
Butters' Clubmoss
Virginia Waterleaf
Northern St. John's Wort
Pale St. John's Wort
Large St. John's Wort
Common St. John's Wort
St. John's Wort
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
XH
H
XH
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
H
G
A
G
S
V
F
F
F
F
F
F
F
H
H
H
H
XH
H
6
6
28
58
39
39
26
30
18
9
57
3
33
2
2
2
52
4
27
17
3
5
11
18
2
46
15
3
1
47
1
8
2
32
11
14
19
11
8
7
5
11
3
47
1
17
16
5
11
15
50
6
4


 Botanical Name Common Name Type SP

Ilex verticillata (StL, Lake)
Impatiens capensis
Iris pseudacorus (StL)
Iris versicolor
Isoetes lacustris
Isoetes tenella
Iva xanthifolia (StL)

Winterberry Holly
Spotted Jewelweed
Yellow Flag Water Iris
Blue Flag Water Iris
Lake Quillwort
Spiny Spore Quillwort
Giant Sumpweed

S
H
XH
H
F
F
H
24
41
7
65
55
14
3


 Botanical Name Common Name Type SP
Juglans cinerea (StL)
Juglans nigra (Lake)
Juncus alpinoarticulatus
Juncus arcticus
Juncus brevicaudatus
Juncus bufonius
Juncus canadensis (StL, Lake)
Juncus effusus
Juncus filiformis
Juncus greenei (StL)
Juncus nodosus
Juncus pelocarpus
Juncus stygius (StL)
Juncus tenuis
Juncus torreyi (StL)
Juncus vaseyi
Juncus x gracilescens (StL, Lake)
Juniperus communis
Juniperus horizontalis
Juniperus virginiana (StL)
Butternut
Black Walnut
Northern Green Rush
Arctic Rush
Narrow Panicle Rush
Toad Rush
Canada Rush
Common Rush
Thread Rush
Greene's Rush
Jointed Rush
Brown Fruited Rush
Rush
Slender Rush
Torrey Rush
Rush
Rush
Common Juniper
Juniper
Eastern Red Cedar
T
T
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
S
S
T
1
1
22
25
71
22
3
34
25
3
24
27
1
58
7
16
3
58
12
1


 Botanical Name Common Name Type SP
Kalmia polifolia
Kochia scoparia (StL
Koeleria pyramidata (StL)
Bog Laurel
Common Kochia
Koeleria
S
XH
G
46
1
2

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