This Go Botany Concord Flora web site contains a comprehensive list of the plants of Concord, Massachusetts, and is a customized version of Go Botany. To learn about all of the plants of New England, visit the main Go Botany web site.
Ray Angelo, former Curator of Vascular Plants for the New England Botanical Club, kindly provided the list of Concord plants, with further contributions by Bryan Connolly, Massachusetts State Botanist, and Charles Davis, Curator of Vascular Plants at Harvard University Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology. The nomenclature is from Flora Novae Angliae by Arthur Haines, Research Botanist at New England Wild Flower Society.
Plant of the Day: Plantago major common plantain
One of the most common lawn weeds after dandelion, common plantain also colonizes entirely artificial habitats such as fissures in parking lots. The species has medicinal properties and was widely used in herbal medicine in its native Europe.Learn More