Horticulture 232

 List 8 - Grasses & Evergreen Herbaceous Perennials (practice quiz)

Dianthus sp. (V.I. Lohr)
Dianthus sp.

# Scientific Name Common Name Family  Origin
 1 Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Karl Foerster' Feather reed grass Poaceae hybrid 
 2 Deschampsia cespitosa Tufted hairgrass Poaceae Northern hemisphere, WA
 3 Festuca glauca Blue fescue Poaceae Europe
 4  Miscanthus sinensis Silver grass Poaceae Asia
 5 Iberis sempervirens Evergreen candytuft Brassicaceae Europe
 6 Cerastium tomentosum Snow-in-summer Caryophyllaceae Europe
 7 Dianthus sp. Pink Caryophyllaceae Europe
 8 Sempervivum sp. Hen-and-chicks Crassulaceae Western Asia & Europe
 9
Iris germanica
Bearded iris
Iridaceae
hybrid
10 Phlox subulata Creeping phlox
Polemoniaceae Eastern U.S. 
11 Helleborus sp. Hellebore Ranunculaceae Europe & Asia 
12 Bergenia sp. Bergenia Saxifragaceae China
13 Heuchera sp. Coralbells Saxifragaceae North America, WA
14 Penstemon sp. Penstemon Scrophulariaceae North America, WA
15
Viola odorata  Sweet violet
Violaceae Europe

Plants repeated from Hort 231:

R1
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi Kinnikinnick Ericaceae N. hemisphere, WA
R2 Thymus pseudolanuginosus Woolly thyme Lamiaceae unknown


Hort 232 Plant Lists:

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#6 #7 #8 #9 #10


Virginia Lohr , Professor, E-mail: lohr@wsu.edu
Department of Horticulture
Washington State University
Pullman, Washington 99164-6414 U.S.A.
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