Plant Dissection

 Dwarf Bunchberry, Cornus canadensis Salal, Gaultheria shallon American Twinflower, Linnaea borealis Orange daylily, Hemerocallis fulva  

Plant Dissections

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup) Family: Aconitum delphiniifolium DC. Larkspurleaf monkshood Fabaceae (Pea) Family: Trifolium hybridum L.   Alsike Clover Asteraceae (Aster) Family: Erigeron acer L. Bitter Fleabane   Ericaceae (Heather) Family Orthilia secunda L. One-sided wintergreen  


Sorry the magnification leaves much to be desired and the lighting is terrible. I need more practice and/or a better set up for DIY microscopy! Plant Family #1 Rose: Plant Family #2 Pea: Plant Family #3 …

Plant Dissections

Longstalk Starwort dissection: Bitter Fleabane dissection: Alpine Bistort dissection: Marsh Grass of Parnassus dissection:

Dissections   *I found it easier to put together a Google slide rather than a thinglink–hope that’s okay. Anyone with a UA account will have access to it*

Plant dissections from Canada

Here are my four plant dissections from Canada: Common Comfrey (Symphytum officinale): Broadleaf Plantain (Plantago major):   Japanese Knotweed (Reynoutria japonica): Creeping Bellflower (Campanula rapunculoides):

Dissection of Specimens

Please use the attached links to view my “Dissection of Specimens” assignment: Solanaceae Family (Bittersweet Nightshade): Asparagaceae Family (Yucca): Phytolaccaceae Family (American Pokeweed): Asteraceae Family (Creeping Thistle):


Here are my four dissection with links to ThingLink: 1.) Lysichiton americanus, American skunkcabbage 2.) Fireweed – Chamaenerion angustifolium 3.) White Twisted-Stalk – Streptopus amplexifolius 4.) Threeleaf Foamflower – Tiarella trifoliata