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Plant Listings: m

Plants listed alphabetically by scientific names starting with the letter m.
Thumbnail Common name,
link to Portrait
Scientific name Native / Alien (1)
image Carolina Bogmint, Macbridea Macbridea caroliniana Native T: Threatened
image Southern Magnolia, Bull Bay Magnolia grandiflora Native
image Big Leaf Magnolia Magnolia macrophylla Native
image Sweet Bay, Sweetbay Magnolia Magnolia virginiana Native
Appalachian Adder's Mouth Malaxis bayardii Undetermined SR: Significantly Rare
image Florida Adder's Mouth Malaxis spicata Native
image Green Adder's Mouth Malaxis unifolia Native
image Musk Mallow Malva moschata Alien
image Grassleaf Barbara's-button Marshallia graminifolia Native
image Ostrich Fern Matteuccia struthiopteris Native
image Meehan's mint, Creeping Mint Meehania cordata Native
image Cow-wheat Melampyrum lineare Native
image Minniebush Menziesia pilosa Native
image Virginia Bluebells Mertensia virginica Native
image Lettuceleaf saxifrage, Branch lettuce Micranthes micranthidifolia (formerly Saxifraga micranthidifolia) Native
image Swamp Saxifrage Micranthes pensylvanica (Saxifraga pensylvanica) Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Early Saxifrage Micranthes virginiensis (Saxifraga virginiensis) Native
image Partridgeberry Mitchella repens Native
image Miterwort Mitella diphylla Native
image White Bergamot Monarda clinopodia Native
image Scarlet Beebalm, Bee-balm, Oswego Tea Monarda didyma Undetermined
image Spotted Beebalm, Eastern Horse-mint Monarda punctata Native
image pinesap Monotropa hypopithyis Native
image Indian Pipes Monotropa uniflora Native
image wax myrtle, southern bayberry Morella cerifera Native
image Dwarf Wax-myrtle, Dwarf bayberry Morella pumila Native

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