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Ptelea trifoliata ssp. trifoliata

Ptelea trifoliata L. ssp. trifoliata

Common Hoptree, Baldwin Hop-tree

Rutaceae (Rue Family)



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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Leaf Complexity: Trifoliate
Fruit Type: Samara
Size Notes: Up to about 25 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV


Bibref 297 - Trees of Central Texas (1984) Vines, Robert A.

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Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-01-17
Research By: TWC Staff

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