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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Napaea dioica L.
USDA Symbol: NADI2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
3-6 ft. stems are branched above and bear large leaves and terminal clusters of white flowers. The leaves are generally round in outline but are cut into 5-9, coarsely toothed lobes. Individual flowers are tubular and crowded together in large clusters.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
, WI Native Distribution: OH
s. to VA
& IA Native Habitat:
Moist, alluvial woods; wet roadsides
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet
Soil Description: Wet soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
PropagationDescription: Not Available
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Not Available
Commercially Avail: 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
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2012-12-09
Research By: TWC Staff