Plant Documents

Links to web pages for each document. These are reference documents used by the vPlants partners, but may also be of use to the public.

Web page with download:

  1. Taxon Checklist

    vPlants Scientific Name Checklist of all plant species, subspecies and varieties included in vPlants.

  2. Plants of Concern

    All Chicago Region vascular plants currently listed as endangered, threatened, rare, etc.

  3. Invasive Plants

    All non-native (alien) vascular plants that are considered invasive in the Chicago Region.

  4. Accepted Plant Terms

    A list of the plant terms that are acceptable for use in the vPlants species descriptions.

Information provided on this page applies to the Chicago Region and may not be relevant or complete for other regions.