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Bruso, George H.
Acalypha virginica L.
Virginia threeseed mercury
USDA Symbol: ACVI
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Leaf:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul
, WV Canada: ON
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
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From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
- Johnstown, PA
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0774B
Collected Sep 14, 1993 in Bexar County by Harry CliffeNPSOT 0774A
Collected Sep 14, 1993 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff