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John Lawson Exhibit - Naturalist

MONOCOTYLEDONAE (Monocots)

Use the links below to view images of the specimens collected by John Lawson.

Poaceae (Grass Family)

Arundinaria giganteaL.      (Cane)
Specimen Page : HS242 p114
Specimen Page : HS242 p116

Uniola latifolia Michaux      (Uniola)
Specimen Page : HS145 p54

Poa sp.     (Blue Grass)
Specimen Page : HS242 p114

Zizania aquatica L.     (Wild Rice)
Specimen Page : HS145 p52
Specimen Page : HS145 p53

Panicum sp.     (Panicum)
Specimen Page : HS145 p58


Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)
Cyperussp.     (Cyperus)
Specimen Page : HS145 p46

Scirpus cyprinus (L.) Kunth.     (Bulrush)
Specimen Page : HS145 p51
Specimen Page : HS145 p52

Carex sp.      (Carex)
Specimen Page : HS242 p117


Bromeliaceae (Pineapple Family)
Tillandsia usneoides L.     (Spanish Moss)
Specimen Page : HS145 p51


Commelinaceae (Spiderwort Family)
Commelina communis L.     (Dayflower)
Specimen Page : HS145 p63


Liliaceae (Lily Family)
Smilax rotundifolia L.     (Greenbrier, Catbrier)
Specimen Page : HS145 p60

Smilax laurifolia L.      (Bamboo)
Specimen Page : HS242 p113

Medeola virginica L.     (Indian Cucumber-Root)
Specimen Page : HS242 p117

Smilacina racemosa (L.) Desf.     (False Solomon's-Seal)
Specimen Page : HS145 p50
Specimen Page : HS145 p59

Polygonatum biflorum (Walter) Ell.     (Solomon's Seal)
Specimen Page : HS145 p60

Yucca filamentosa L.      (Bear-Grass)
Specimen Page : HS145 p59

Chamaelirium luteum Gray     (Blazing-Star, Devil's Bit)
Specimen Page : HS145 p64
Specimen Page : HS145 p65
Specimen Page : HS242 p117

Amianthium muscaetoxicum (Walter) Gray     (Fly-Poison)
Specimen Page : HS242 p115

Lilium catesbaei Walter     (Pine Lily)
Specimen Page : HS145 p47
Specimen Page : HS145 p55


Iridaceae (Iris Family)
Sisyrinchium angustifolium Miller     (Blue-Eyed Grass)
Specimen Page : HS145 p66
Specimen Page : HS242 p118


Orchidaceae (Orchid Family)
Cyprepedium calceolus v. pubescens Caroll     (Yellow Lady's Slipper)
Specimen Page : HS145 p48
Specimen Page : HS145 p50

Habenaria ciliaris (L.) R. Brown     (Yellow Fringed-Orchid)
Specimen Page : HS145 p47
Specimen Page : HS145 p58

Calopogon puchellus (Saliabury) R. Brown     (Grass-Pink)
Specimen Page : HS145 p50


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