Plants of USA and Canada

Scientific or common name:

Metastelma grisebachianum Schltr.

APOCYNACEAE Family selection - Dogbane family (Angiosperms - Flowering plants)

Taxon Page:

Name: Metastelma grisebachianum Schltr. Taxon selection
Nomencl. ref.: Symb. Antill. (Urban). 5(3): 469. 1908 [20 May 1908]
Rank: species
See: ► Cynanchum grisebachianum (Schltr.) Alain

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Grisebach's swallow-wort

Grown habit: Vine, Forb/herb
Duration: Perennial

= Cynanchum grisebachianum (Schltr.) Alain
= Metastelma decaisneanum Schltr.


Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Genus: Metastelma

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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)

Distributional map for Metastelma grisebachianum Schltr.
Map for Metastelma grisebachianum Schltr.
(*) USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA

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