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Streptopus amplexifolius (Claspleaf twistedstalk)
Beckers, Eric

Streptopus amplexifolius

Streptopus amplexifolius (L.) DC.

Claspleaf Twistedstalk, Claspleaf Twisted-stalk, White Mandarin

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: STAM2

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

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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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White

Distribution

USA: 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

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU FAC FAC FACW FAC FAC FAC
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.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2017-10-03
Research By: TWC Staff

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