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Streptopus amplexifolius var. amplexifolius

Streptopus amplexifolius (L.) DC. var. amplexifolius

Claspleaf Twistedstalk

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s): Streptopus amplexifolius ssp. americanus, Streptopus amplexifolius var. americanus, Streptopus amplexifolius var. denticulatus, Streptopus amplexifolius var. grandiflorus, Tortipes amplexifolius, Uvularia amplexifolia


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul


USA: AK , AZ , CA , CT , ID , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MT , NC , NH , NJ , NM , NY , OR , PA , SD , TN , VA , VT , WA , WI , WY
Canada: NB , NS , PE

From the National Organizations Directory

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

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

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


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

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