Plants of USA and Canada

Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx.



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx.
Nomencl. ref.: Fl. Bor.-Amer. (Michaux) 1: 205 (t. 21). 1803 [19 Mar 1803]

Rank: species


Common names

US name U.S. name: blue cohosh
en English name: squawroot

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Perennial
 

Synonyms:




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Caulophyllum thalictroides
Caulophyllum thalictroides
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Caulophyllum thalictroides
Caulophyllum thalictroides
USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. 2: 128.


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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (AL, AR, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV), CAN (MB, NB, NS, ON, QC)

Distributional map for Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx.
Map for Caulophyllum thalictroides (L.) Michx.
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Magnoliidae
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Berberidaceae


Genus: Caulophyllum


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