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The commonly occuring wild plants of Canada

H. B. Spotton

The commonly occuring wild plants of Canada

a flora for the use of beginners

by H. B. Spotton

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Published by W.J. Gage in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Canada,
  • Plants

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby H.B. Spotton.
    SeriesW.J. Gage & Co."s educational series, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 33544.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxxiv, 308 p.
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16931987M
    ISBN 10066533544X

    Weeds are wild plants in the wrong place. They may have benefits for wildlife in your garden, but if you want to get rid of them, check first how they grow and spread. Level of expertise needed. Annual weeds produce lots of seeds, so hoeing off young plants before these release stops another generation. Hairy-leaved perennial to 80cm with. The PNW abounds with a huge variety of native and imported plants. Unfortunately, some of these plants are toxic to livestock. Signs of toxicity can range from as mild as brief indigestion to as severe as sudden death. It behooves all livestock producers to become familiar with the toxic plants growing in areas where he/she.

    Mugwort prefers to grow in waste areas, disturbed areas, along railroads, edges of woods, and in prairie restorations. It prefers full or partial sun and moist to slightly dry conditions. Mugwort is very tolerant of a wide range of climatic conditions and is reported to occur from the high mountainous regions of the Northern Himalayas to the. Scientific name Common name Description Picture Allium spp.: Onion, garlic, leek, and chive: Many members of the genus Allium contain thiosulphate, which in high doses is toxic to dogs, cats, and some types of are more sensitive. Asparagus officinalis: Asparagus: Several species including Asparagus officinalis and Asparagus asparagus plants cultivated for.

      Canada – We received data from 6 provinces (BC, MB, NS, ON, QC, SK). Asters, brambles, choke cherry, fireweed, pondweed, snowberry, sow thistle, trillium, Virginian strawberry and wild rose were all reported from more than one province. Other notable plants included Canada mayflower, jewelweed, lupines, ragweed and wild lettuce. Wild Carrot. Wild Ginger. Wild Lettuce. Wild Mint. Wild Sarsaparilla. Wild Stonecrop. Wild Yellow Iris. Photo Credit: Norm Leckie (Ottawa area) Winter Aconite. Winter Cress. Wood Betony or Lousewort Photo Credit: Ruth Mann. Woodland Sunflower. Woundwort. Yarrow. Yellow Lady's Slipper (Small) Yellow Lady's Slipper. Yellow Loosestrife. Yellow.


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