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Aralia racemosa ssp. racemosa

Aralia racemosa L. ssp. racemosa

American Spikenard

Araliaceae (Ginseng Family)



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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul


USA: AL , AR , CO , CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Aralia racemosa ssp. racemosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Aralia racemosa ssp. racemosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Aralia racemosa ssp. racemosa


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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