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Rhodiola rosea (Roseroot stonecrop)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Rhodiola rosea

Rhodiola rosea L.

Roseroot Stonecrop

Crassulaceae (Stonecrop Family)

Synonym(s): Rhodiola roanensis, Sedum rosea, Sedum rosea var. roanense, Sedum roseum, Sedum roseum var. roanense

USDA Symbol: RHRO3

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Yellow , Green


USA: CT , ME , NC , NY , PA , TN , VT
Canada: NB , NS

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.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Rhodiola rosea in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rhodiola rosea in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rhodiola rosea


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

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