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Humulus lupulus L.
USDA Symbol: HULU
USDA Native Status: Native and Introduced
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Vine Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
AL , AR , AZ , CA , CO , CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MT , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , TX , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY Canada: MB
, SK USDA Native Status: L48(NI), CAN(NI)
EDIBLE PARTS: Extracts of fruit
bracts used to flavour beer. (Poisonous Plants of N.C.) Warning:
POISONOUS PARTS: Leaves, flowers, pollen. Skin irritation upon contact. Toxic principle: Volative oils and bitter acids. (Poisonous Plants of N.C.) Fragrant Flowers:
Butterflies Larval Host:
Question Mark, Red Admiral
Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)
is a larval host and/or nectar source for:
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Record Modified: 2012-06-26
Research By: TWC Staff