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Silphium perfoliatum var. perfoliatum (Cup plant)
Reveal, James L.

Silphium perfoliatum var. perfoliatum

Silphium perfoliatum L. var. perfoliatum

Cup Plant

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: SIPEP

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 10 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , ND , NE , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , SD , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: ON , QC

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2018-08-23
Research By: CBR

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