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Vick, Albert F. W.
Aplectrum hyemale (Muhl. ex Willd.) Torr.
Adam and Eve
USDA Symbol: APHY
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
The sticky consistency of the roots was used for mending broken crockery by early settlers.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Yellow , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: May
, WV Canada: ON
, QC Native Habitat:
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
Soil Description: Humus Enriched
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
for map of regions.
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, PAMt. Cuba Center
- Hockessin, DE
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff