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Wild Flowers of Eastern North America
Drawn by Elsie Louise Shaw
From the Archives of the Gray Herbarium

 

Folio I: Adder's Tongue Family to Iris Family


Plate 30


Plate 19


Plate 56

1.
Name:Ophioglossum vulgatum L. var. pseudopodum (Blake) Farw.
Location: East Gloucester, MA.

2.
Name: Equisetum arvense L.
Location: Lexington, MA.

3.
Name: Equisetum variegatum Schleicher
Location: Fort Fairfield, ME.
Date: June 1899

4.
Name: Taxus canadensis Marsh
Location: Mt. Desert Island, ME.

5.
Name: Pinus rigida Mill
Location: Lexington, MA.

6.
Name: Pinus Banksiana Lamb
Location: Green Mt., Mt. Desert Island, ME.
Date: 1912

7.
Name: Abies balsamea (L.) Mill var. phanerolepis Fernald
Location: Mt. Desert Island, ME.

8.
Name: Picea rubens Sargent
Location: Mt. Desert Island, ME.

9.
Name: Ruppia maritima L. var. longipes Hagstrom
Location: Eastern MA.

10.
Name: Scheuchgeria palustris var. americana Fernald
Location: Aunt Betty's Pond, Mt. Desert Island, ME.
Date: July 31, 1923

11.
Name: Sagittaria graminea Michx
Location: Winter Pond, Winchester, MA.

12.
Name: Sagittaria latifolia Willd
Location: Lexington, MA.
Notes: The original plate is missing a piece on the bottom right corner.

13.
Name: Eriophorum tenellum Nutt.
Location: Mt. Desert Island, ME.
Notes: This plate is small and looks as if it may only be a section of the original plate.

14.
Name: Eriophorum virgimicum L.
Location: Lexington, MA.

15.
Name: Arisaema atrorubens (Ait.) Blume, forma zebrinum (Sims) Fernald
Location: Lexington, MA.

16.
Name: Arusaena atrorubens (Ait.) Blume, forma zebrinum (Sims) Fernald
Location: Lexington, MA.
Notes: 16 and 17 are both illustrated in the same painting. 16 is illustrated on the left.

17.
Name: Arusaena atrorubens (Ait.) Blume, forma virida (Engler) Fernald
Location: Lexington, MA.
Notes: 16 and 17 are both illustrated in the same painting. 17 is illustrated on the right.
Plate includes two different subspecies of the Arusaena atrorubens.

18.
Name: Peltandra virginica (L.) Kunth
Location: Shawsheen River, Bedford MA.
Notes: The original plate is missing a piece at the top left

19.
Name: Calla palustris L.
Location: Carlisle Road, Bedford MA.

20.
Name: Symplocarpus foetidus (L.) Nutt.
Location: Middlesex County, MA.

21.
Name: Symplocarpus foetidus (L.) Nutt.
Location: Shaker Glen, Lexington, MA.

22.
Name: Acorus Calamus L.
Location: Lexington, MA.

23.
Name: Tofieldia glutinosa (Michx) Pers.
Location: Aroostook River, Fort Fairfield, ME.
Date: June 1899

24.
Name: Zigadenus glaucus Nutt
Location: Riviere du Loup, Quebec
Date: July 1904

25.
Name: Uvularia perfoliata L.
Location: Lexington, MA.
Date: June 1899

26.
Name: Uvulaira grandiflora Smith
Location: Lakeville, CT.
Date: May 23, 1900

27.
Name: Uvularia sessilifolia L.
Location: Lexington, MA.
Date: 1898

28.
Name: Allium schoenoprasum L. var. sibiricum (L.) Hartm.
Location: Fort Kent, ME.
Date: July 6, 1904

29.
Name: Allium canadense L.
Location: Lexington, MA

30.
Name: Lilium philadelphicum L.
Location: Mt. Desert Island, ME.
Date: 1922

31.
Name: Lilium canadense L.
Location: Lexington, MA.
Notes: There are some light pencil markings on the original plate.

32.
Name: Erythronium americanum Ker
Location: Lexington, MA.
Date: 1893

33.
Name: Clintonia borealis (Ait.) Raf. (a) flowers (b) fruit
Location: (a) Old Bedford Road, Lexington, MA. (b) Mt. Desert Island, ME.
Date: May 24, 1909

34.
Name: Smilacina stellata (L.) Desk.
Location: Lakeville, CT.

35.
Name: Streptopus amplexifolius (L.) DC. var. americanus Schultes
Location: Petersham, MA.
Date: May 22, 1923

36.
Name: Streptopus amplexifolius (L.) DC. var. americanus Schultes
Location: Seal Harbor, ME.
Date: August 21, 1909

37.
Name: Streptopus roseus Michx. var. perspectus Fassett
Location: Seal Harbor, ME.

38.
Name: Polygonatum commutatum (R.+S.) Dietr
Location: near Salisbury, CT.

39.
Name: Trillium sessile L.
Location: Dr. Tilton's garden, Lexington, MA.
Date: May 7, 1921

40.
Name: Trillium erectum L.
Location: Lakeville, CT.

41.
Name: Trillium erectum L.
Location: Petersham, MA.
Date: May 1923

42.
Name: Trillium grandiflorum (Michx.) Salisb.
Location: Tryon, NC.
Date: April 1934
Notes: Light pencil markings can be seen on the original plate.

43.
Name: Trillium cernuum L.
Location: Old Bedford Road, Lexington, MA.
Date: May 1918

44.
Name: Trillium undulatum Willd
Location: Lakeville, CT.

45.
Name: Iris versicolor L.
Location: Lexington, MA.

46.
Name: Iris setosa Pallas var. canadensis M. Foster
Location: Great Cranberry Island, ME.
Date: July 1909

47.
Name: Iris setosa Pallas var. canadensis M. Foster
Location: Baker's Island, ME.
Date: 1909

48.
Name: Iris prismatica Pursh
Location: Lexington, MA.

49.
Name: Sisyrinchium atlanticum Bickm.
Location: Eastern MA.

50.
Name: Cypripedium arietinum R. Br.
Location: from near Bucksport, ME.
Date: June 1, 1905
Notes: Contains a note stating that this was sent to M.L. Fernald from Bucksport ME. by Helen G. Atkins.

51.
Name: Cypripedium arietinum R. Br.
Location: Gardiner, ME.
Notes: Sent by Henry Richards

52.
Name: Cypripedium parviflorum Salisb.
Location: near Houlton, ME.
Date: June 1899

53.
Name: Cypripedium parviflorum Salisb. var. pubescens (Willd.) Knight
Location: Lakeville, CT.
Date: June 1, 1902

54.
Name: Cypripedium parviflorum Salisb. var. pubescens (Willd.) Knight
Location: Lakeville, CT.
Date: May 18, 1914

55.
Name: Cypripedium reginae Walt.
Location: Near Houlton, ME.
Date: June 1899

56.
Name: Cypripedium acaule Ait.
Location: Eastern MA.
Notes: Signed by E.L. Shaw on the bottom right corner

57.
Name: Orchis rotundifolia Banks
Location: Murray Bay, Quebec
Date: 1906
Notes: Plate contains a light pencil sketch of a flower on the bottom left corner.

58.
Name: Orchis spectabilis L.
Location: Salisbury, CT.
Date: May 26, 1900

59.
Name: Orchis spectabilis
Location: Lakeville, CT.

60.
Name: Habenaria viridis (L.) R. Br. var. bracteata (Muhl.) Gray
Location: Stockbridge, MA.
Date: 1903
Notes: The name, 'Sarah Brooks' is written before the date on the plaque.

61.
Name: Habenaria viridis (L.) R. Br., var.bracteata (Muhl.) Gray
Location: Skowhegan, ME.
Date: July 1913

62.
Name: Habenaria flava (L.) R. Br. var. virlscens (Muhl.) Fern.
Location: Near Portland, ME.
Date: August 1914
Notes: Sent by Arthur H. Norton

63.
Name: Habenaria hyperborea (L.) R. Br.
Location: Van Buren, ME
Date: July 15, 1914

64.
Name: Habenaria dilatata (Pursh) Gray
Location: Seal Harbor, ME.
Date: July 1, 1890

65.
Name: Habenaria dilatata (Pursh) Gray
Location: Van Buren, ME.
Date: July 15, 1914

66.
Name: Habenaria clavellata (Michx.) Spreng
Location: Skowhegan, ME.
Date: 1903
Notes: There is a light pencil drawing of an unfinished flower on the bottom right hand side of the original drawing.

67.
Name: Habenaria obtusata (Pursh) Richardson
Location: Fort Kent, ME.
Date: July 8, 1904

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