Plant Specifications for LID Subdivision

Plants chosen by John Alexopoulos and John Clausen, University of Connecticut.

Rain Garden

Lots 10-16
  • Amelanchier canadensis/ shadblow
  • Juniperus virginiana/ red cedar
  • Quercus coccinea/ scarlet oak
  • Clethra alnifolia/ summersweet clethra
  • Cornus sericea/ red stemmed dogwood
  • Ilex verticillata/ winterberry
Lots 17-21
  • Amelanchier canadensis/ shadblow
  • Ostrya virginiana/ hophornbeam
  • Clethra alnifolia/ summersweet clethra
  • Cornus sericea/ red stemmed dogwood
  • Ilex verticillata/ winterberry

Bioretention Basin

  • Acer rubrum/ red maple
  • Alnus spp./ alder
  • Amelanchier canadensis/ shadblow
  • Aronia arbutifolia/ chokeberry
  • Betula nigra/ river birch
  • Clethra alnifolia/ summersweet clethra
  • Cornus sericea/ red stemmed dogwood
  • Hemerocallis spp./ daylilly
  • Larix laricina/ larch
  • Liquidambar styraciflua/ sweetgum
  • Nyssa sylvatica/ black gum or tupelo
  • Quercus palustris/ pin oak
  • Viburnum dentatum/ arrowwood
  • Panicum virgatum specific cultivars/ switchgrass

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