Groff Memorial Park

Native Plants

Native Plants of Pennsylvania

Here you can find a comprehensive list of all the plants at Groff Memorial Park. Click on each image to read more about the plants.

American Beech

American Holly

American Hophornbeam

American Hornbeam

American Smoketree

American Sycamore

Atlantic White Cedar

Black Locust

Black Viburnum

Black Walnut

Canada Eastern Hemlock

Cherry Birch

Chestnut Oak

Cockspur Hawthorn

Common Pawpaw

Cucumber Magnolia

Eastern Dogwood

Eastern Redbud

Eastern White Pine

Grey Birch

Kentucky Coffeetree

Northern Bayberry

Pignut Hickory

Red Horsechestnut

Red Maple

Rosebay Rhododendron

Shadblow Serviceberry

Silver Maple

Sour Gum

Spice Bush

Shadblow Serviceberry

Sugar Maple

Sweetbay Magnolia

Tuliptree

White Fringetree

White Oak

Wild Black Cherry

To see all the plants listed here and where they are located in the park visit our virtual guided tour.

Winterberry Holly

Wild Black Cherry

Winterberry Holly

To see all the plants listed here and where they are located in the park visit our virtual guided tour.

Medicinal and Domestic Uses of Pennsylvania’s Native Plants

This section is coming soon!  We hope to share with you lots of interesting uses for Pennsylvania’s Native Plants.  Charlie Miller, Director of Friends of Groff Memorial Park and son of the park’s founder, is a civil engineer who has spent his life designing and building green roofs.  His enthusiasm for plants is infectious.  Stay tuned!

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