Plant Life


At the Great Lakes you can find plant life such as:
  • Northern Forests
  • Southern Grasslands 
  • White Pine Trees
  • Blue Violets 
  • White Oak Trees
  • Houghtons Golden Rod (Exclusive at the Great Lakes)
  • American Chesnuts
  • Sugar Maples
  • Beech Trees
  • Aspen Trees


Watch out for:


Although the Great Lakes has such a beautiful atmosphere, there are some plants that contain Poison chemicals such as:
  • Poison Ivy
  • Poison Oak
  • Poison Sumac

Words from our Botanist