Ecosystems of Beacon Hill Park

Seven 'native' vegetation types are represented in the southern part of Beacon Hill Park. However, as a consequence of a century or more of increasingly intense disturbances, all of them now bear plant communities composed of mixtures of native and exotic species.

These vegetation communities are as follows:

Wild Plant Communities of Beacon Hill Park, was written by Dr. T. Christopher Brayshaw, August 28th, 1998.

For information on trees in Beacon Hill Park see Trees of Beacon Hill Park




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