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Aruncus dioicus var. dioicus

Aruncus dioicus (Walter) Fernald var. dioicus

Bride's Feathers

Rosaceae (Rose family)

Synonym(s): Aruncus allegheniensis


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Inflorescence: Raceme , Terminal
Fruit Type: Follicle
Size Notes: Up to about 6 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul


USA: AL , DC , GA , IL , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MO , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , VA , WI , WV
Canada: NS , ON , QC

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Aruncus dioicus var. dioicus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Aruncus dioicus var. dioicus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Aruncus dioicus var. dioicus


Record Modified: 2019-07-31
Research By: CBR

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