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Marcus, Joseph A.
Parietaria pensylvanica Muhl. ex Willd.
Pennsylvania pellitory, Pennsylvania cucumber plant
Synonym(s): Parietaria obtusa, Parietaria occidentalis, Parietaria pensylvanica var. obtusa
USDA Symbol: PAPE5
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Leaf Complexity: Simple Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red , Green
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
, WY Canada: AB
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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.
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0762
Collected May 1, 1994 in Comal County by Mary Beth WhiteNPSOT 1076
Collected May 3, 1994 in Bexar County by Mike FoxNPSOT 0869
Collected May 4, 1994 in Bexar County by Harry CliffeNPSOT 0168
Collected Apr. 26, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-0102
Collected 2007-05-29 in Travis County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Record Last Modified: 2010-03-14
Research By: TWC Staff