2007), 42 species documented at LCSNP are reported for the first time and represent Wayne County records.
An excavation of the south side of the summit at LCSNP, along Abington Pike, provides a somewhat open, dry environment.
The 10 plant families, accounting for more than 50% of the plants reported at LCSNP and all the sites referred to above, are the Apiaceae, Asteraceae, Brassicaceae, Cyperaceae, Fabaceae, Lamiaceae, Liliaceae, Poaceae, Ranunculaceae, and Rosaceae.
The flora at LCSNP is dominated by herbaceous plant species (307 species or 79.
For the native vascular flora, LCSNP has a floristic quality index (FQI) of 68.
Based on tree composition, the two small floodplains at LCSNP are clearly different (Tables 3, 4).
While the first two species were important at the LCSNP floodplain, the latter two were insignificant.