Streptopus amplexifolius (L.) DC.
Claspleaf Twistedstalk, Claspleaf Twisted-stalk, White Mandarin
Liliaceae (Lily Family)
USDA Symbol: STAM2
This species includes botanical varieties that are North American natives. However, it also includes botanical varieties that are not native to North America, e.g. Streptopus amplexifolius var. papillatus, Claspleaf Twistedstalk. Non-native taxa are not treated in this database.
White Mandarin (Streptopus amplexifolius) has greenish white flowers and clasping leaves. It is found from Alberta to Newfoundland south to Virginia, North Carolina, and Tennessee, and in the north-central United States from Michigan to Minnesota.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
DistributionUSA: AK , AZ , CA , CO , CT , ID , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MT , NC , NH , NJ , NM , NY , OR , PA , SD , TN , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WY
Canada: BC , NB , NL , NS , PE
Find Seed or Plants
Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.
National Wetland Indicator Status
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Streptopus amplexifolius in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Streptopus amplexifolius in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Streptopus amplexifolius
MetadataRecord Modified: 2022-03-09
Research By: TWC Staff