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Hort 330 -
List 3:  Plants for Rain Gardens and Storm Water Management

#
Scientific name
Common name
Family
Origin
1
Acer circinatum
Vine maple
Sapindaceae
Western N. America, WA
2
Acer rubrum
Red maple
Sapindaceae
Eastern & central N. Amer.
3
Aronia arbutifolia
Red chokeberry
Rosaceae
Eastern N. America
4
Baptisia spp.
False indigo
Fabaceae
Eastern & southern N. Amer.
5
Betula occidentalis
Water birch
Betulaceae
Western N. America, WA
6
Calamagrostis acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
Feather reed grass
Poaceae
hybrid
7
Cercis canadensis
Eastern redbud
Fabaceae
Eastern North America
8
Cornus sericea
Redosier dogwood
Cornaceae
North America, WA
9
Liquidambar styraciflua
American sweetgum
Hamamelidaceae
Eastern N. America
10
Philadelphus spp.
Mockorange
Saxifragaceae
N. hemisphere, WA
11
Physocarpus spp.
Ninebark
Rosaceae
North America, WA
12
Polystichum munitum
Western sword fern
Dryopteridaceae
Western N. America, WA


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