Indian plum

Scientific name: oemleria cerasiformis

Common name: Indian plum

Family: Rosaceae

Origin: Bc

Type of plant: shrub

Key identification features: Upright, deciduous shrub

Leaf, flower, fruit and bark characteristics: male and female flowers on separate plants, female flowers greenish-white, bell-shaped

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Roberts geranium

Scientific name: Geranium robertianum

Common name: Roberts geranium

Family: Geraniaceae

Origin: B.C. West of Cascades, Africa, Europe

Type of plant: annual

Key identification features: Mounding herbaceous perennial; basal leaves are trifolate,

Interesting facts: simple in form

piggyback plant

Scientific name: Tolmiea menziesii

Common name: piggyback plant

Family: Saxifragaceae

Origin: B.C. West of Cascades, Northwest U.S.

Type of plant: Herbaceous perennial, Indoor foliage plant

Key identification features: Spreading herbaceous perennial; Leaves are cordate in varying shades of green.

Interesting facts: low maintance plant

western red cedar

Scientific name: Thuja plicata

Common name: western red cedar

Family: Cupressaceae

Origin: B.C. West of Cascades, Northwest U.S.

Type of plant:Conifer

Key identification features:

Leaf, flower, fruit and bark characLeaves scale-like in flattened opposite pairs with white marking on underside; bark cinnamon red that pulls of in strips; cones are woody with a floral appearance.teristics:

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Stinging Nettle

Scientific name: Urtica dioica

Common name:Stinging nettles

Family: urticaceae

Origin: Northern Canada

Type of plant: Herbaceous perennial

Key identification features: simple prickly green leaves

Leaf, flower, fruit and bark characteristics: Prickly green leaves

Interesting facts: oval-vertical

Bleeding Heart

Scientific name: Dicentra formosa

Common name: pacific bleeding heart

Family: Fumariaceae

Origin: BC

Type of plant: Herbaceous perennial

Key identification features: N/A

Leaf, flower, fruit and bark characteristics: Heart shaped leaves

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