NEARCTIC Temperate Broadleaf Forest
plants

Order Rosales

Family Rosaceae

 Sorbus americana, 'American Mountain Ash' (Bonaventure Island).

Order Sapindales

Acer spp. 'Maple'

Maple Leaf (image by Damon Ramsey)Maple Leaf (Canada)

Order Cornales

Family Cornaceae

Cornus stolonifera/sericea, 'Red-Osier Dogwood' fruits (Bonaventure Island).

Order Ericales

Family Sarraceniaceae

(Canada)

Sarracenia purpurea, 'Purple Pitcher Plant'. This is not related at all to the Asian Nepenthes Pitcher Plants, but they look quite similar. 

Order Asterales

Asteraceae

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Thinking of travelling again after everything settles down? The first expedition I am booked to work on after the virus is the Great Barrier Reef in Australia with Coral Expeditions. Meanwhile, here is a shortened version of one of my lectures in a warmer part of the world.