UVM Virtual Plant Walk 7: Deciduous medium shrubs, 6-10 feet tall & Small shrubs, 1-6 feet tall

  1. List of Plants by Size and Family
  2. Map of Plants on Campus with List of Plants (in the order suggested for the walk)
  3. Photos of Plants (in the order suggested for the walk)
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List of Plants by Size and Family
Plants with links can be found on or near the UVM campus.
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Deciduous medium shrubs, 6-10 feet tall

Rosaceae (rose family)

1.)
Aronia arbutifolia 'Brilliantissima' "red chokecherry"
2.)
Exochorda serratifolia "pearlbush"
3.)
Physocarpus opulifolius "ninebark"
3a.) Physocarpus opulifolius 'Darts Gold' "Dart's Gold ninebark"
3b.) Physocarpus opulifolius 'Monlo' "Diabolo ninebark" (often "Diablo")
4.)
Prunus x cistena "purpleleaf sandcherry"
5.)
Sorbaria sorbifolia "Ural falsespirea"
6.)
Spiraea x vanhouttei "Vanhoutte spirea"

Deciduous small shrubs, 1-6 feet tall

Anacardiaceae (cashew family)

7.)
Rhus aromatica "fragrant sumac"
7a.) Rhus aromatica 'Gro-low' "Gro-low fragrant sumac"

Berberidaceae (barberry family)

8.)
Berberis thunbergii "Japanese barberry"
8a.) Berberis thunbergii 'Aurea' "golden barberry"
8b.) Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea "purple-leafed Japanese barberry"

Betulaceae (birch family)

9.)
Corylus avellana 'Contorta' "Harry Lauder's walking stick"

Clethraceae (clethra family)

10.)
Clethra alnifolia "summersweet clethra"

Clusiaceae (garcinia family)

11.)
Hypericum kalmianum "Kalm St. Johnswort"

Ericaceae (heath family)

12.)
Vaccinium corymbosum "highbush blueberry"

Grossulariaceae (gooseberry family)

13.)
Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet' "Henry's Garnet Virginia sweetspire"

Myricaceae (sweet gale family)

14.)
Comptonia peregrina "sweetfern"

Oleaceae (olive family)

15.)
Syringa meyeri 'Palibin' "compact Meyer lilac"
16.)
Syringa patula 'Miss Kim' "Miss Kim Manchurian lilac"

Rosaceae (rose family)

17.)
Cotoneaster sp. "cotoneaster"
18.)
Kerria japonica "Japanese rose"
18a.) Kerria japonica 'Picta' "variegated Japanese rose"
18b.) Kerria japonica 'Pleniflora' "double-flowered Japanese rose"
19.)
Potentilla fruticosa "cinquefoil"
20.)
Rosa rugosa "rugosa rose"
21.)
Rubus sp. "ornamental raspberry"
22.)
Spiraea x bumalda 'Anthony Waterer' "Anthony Waterer spirea"
23.)
Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound' "snowmound spirea"
24.)
Spiraea thunbergii "Thunberg spirea"

Rubiaceae (madder family)

25.)
Cephalanthus occidentalis "buttonbush"

Saxifragaceae (saxifrage family)

26.)
Hydrangea arborescens 'Grandiflora' "hills-of-snow hydrangea"


Map of Plants on Campus with List of Plants (in the order suggested for the walk)
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Vaccinium corymbosumItea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'Sorbaria sorbifoliaBerberis thunbergiiRubus sp.Spiraea x vanhoutteiPhysocarpus opulifoliusPotentilla fruticosaCephalanthus occidentalisSpiraea thunbergiiClethra alnifoliaBerberis thunbergii var. atropurpureaPrunus x cistenaRhus aromaticaHydrangea arborescens 'Grandiflora'Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'Cotoneaster sp.Rosa rugosaSyringa meyeri 'Palibin'Kerria japonica 'Picta'Kerria japonica 'Pleniflora'Syringa patula 'Miss Kim'Physocarpus opulifolius 'Monlo'Physocarpus opulifolius 'Darts Gold'Hypericum kalmianumSpiraea x bumalda 'Anthony Waterer'Corylus avellana 'Contorta'

  1. Kerria japonica 'Picta' "variegated Japanese rose" [W73°11'39.4";N44°28'32.6"]
  2. Kerria japonica 'Pleniflora' "double-flowered Japanese rose" [W73°11'39.4";N44°28'32.7"]
  3. Syringa patula 'Miss Kim' "Miss Kim Manchurian lilac" [W73°11'39.5";N44°28'32.8"]
  4. Physocarpus opulifolius 'Monlo' "Diabolo ninebark" (often "Diablo") [W73°11'39.5";N44°28'32.8"]
  5. Physocarpus opulifolius 'Darts Gold' "Dart's Gold ninebark" [W73°11'39.4";N44°28'32.9"]
  6. Vaccinium corymbosum "highbush blueberry" [na]
  7. Hypericum kalmianum "Kalm St. Johnswort" [W73°11'39.4";N44°28'33"]
  8. Spiraea x bumalda 'Anthony Waterer' "Anthony Waterer spirea" [W73°11'39.1";N44°28'32.8"]
  9. Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound' "snowmound spirea" [W73°11'21.4";N44°28'30.9"]
  10. Cotoneaster sp. "cotoneaster" [W73°11'21";N44°28'29.6"]
  11. Rosa rugosa "rugosa rose" [W73°11'21";N44°28'29.6"]
  12. Syringa meyeri 'Palibin' "compact Meyer lilac" [W73°11'20.7";N44°28'29.5"]
  13. Hydrangea arborescens 'Grandiflora' "hills-of-snow hydrangea" [W73°11'20.9";N44°28'29.3"]
  14. Rhus aromatica "fragrant sumac" [W73°11'23.5";N44°28'30.1"]
  15. Cephalanthus occidentalis "buttonbush" [W73°11'36.4";N44°28'27.1"]
  16. Spiraea thunbergii "Thunberg spirea" [na]
  17. Clethra alnifolia "summersweet clethra" [na]
  18. Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea "purple-leafed Japanese barberry" [na]
  19. Prunus x cistena "purpleleaf sandcherry" [W73°12'0.8";N44°28'30.7"]
  20. Spiraea x vanhouttei "Vanhoutte spirea" [W73°12'3.8";N44°28'39.1"]
  21. Physocarpus opulifolius "ninebark" [W73°11'59.2";N44°28'40.3"]
  22. Potentilla fruticosa "cinquefoil" [W73°11'55";N44°28'44.8"]
  23. Berberis thunbergii "Japanese barberry" [W73°11'53.6";N44°28'44.6"]
  24. Rubus sp. "ornamental raspberry" [W73°11'43.5";N44°28'35.9"]
  25. Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet' "Henry's Garnet Virginia sweetspire" [W73°11'41.7";N44°28'35.6"]
  26. Sorbaria sorbifolia "Ural falsespirea" [W73°11'41.8";N44°28'36.1"]
  27. Corylus avellana 'Contorta' "Harry Lauder's walking stick" [na]


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Kerria japonica 'Picta'

"variegated Japanese rose"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Kerria japonica 'Pleniflora'

"double-flowered Japanese rose"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Syringa patula 'Miss Kim'

"Miss Kim Manchurian lilac"

Oleaceae (olive family)

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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Monlo'

"Diabolo ninebark" (often "Diablo")

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Physocarpus opulifolius 'Dart's Gold'

"Dart's Gold ninebark"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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(no photo available) Vaccinium corymbosum

"highbush blueberry"

Ericaceae (heath family)

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Hypericum kalmianum

"Kalm St. Johnswort"

Clusiaceae (garcinia family)

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Spiraea x bumalda 'Anthony Waterer'

"Anthony Waterer spirea"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'

"snowmound spirea"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Cotoneaster sp.

"cotoneaster"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Rosa rugosa

"rugosa rose"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Syringa meyeri 'Palibin'

"compact Meyer lilac"

Oleaceae (olive family)

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Hydrangea arborescens 'Grandiflora'

"hills-of-snow hydrangea"

Saxifragaceae (saxifrage family)

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Rhus aromatica

"fragrant sumac"

Anacardiaceae (cashew family)

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Cephalanthus occidentalis

"buttonbush"

Rubiaceae (madder family)

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(no photo available) Spiraea thunbergii

"Thunberg spirea"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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(no photo available) Clethra alnifolia

"summersweet clethra"

Clethraceae (clethra family)

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(no photo available) Berberis thunbergii var. atropurpurea

"purple-leafed Japanese barberry"

Berberidaceae (barberry family)

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(no photo available) Prunus x cistena

"purpleleaf sandcherry"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Spiraea x vanhouttei

"Vanhoutte spirea"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Physocarpus opulifolius

"ninebark"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Potentilla fruticosa

"cinquefoil"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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(no photo available) Berberis thunbergii

"Japanese barberry"

Berberidaceae (barberry family)

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(no photo available) Rubus sp.

"ornamental raspberry"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'

"Henry's Garnet Virginia sweetspire"

Grossulariaceae (gooseberry family)

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Sorbaria sorbifolia

"Ural falsespirea"

Rosaceae (rose family)

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(no photo available) Corylus avellana 'Contorta'

"Harry Lauder's walking stick"

Betulaceae (birch family)

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