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Valeriana uliginosa (Mountain valerian)
Bruso, George H.

Valeriana uliginosa

Valeriana uliginosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Rydb.

Mountain Valerian

Valerianaceae (Valerian Family)

Synonym(s): Valeriana sitchensis ssp. uliginosa, Valeriana sitchensis var. uliginosa

USDA Symbol: VAUL2

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: May , Jun


USA: IL , IN , ME , MI , NH , NY , OH , VT , WI
Canada: NB

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: OBL
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 Valeriana uliginosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Valeriana uliginosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Valeriana uliginosa


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

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