Taxon: Smilax herbacea L.

 
Genus: Smilax
Family: Smilacaceae
Nomen number: 34522
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:1030. 1753
Name Verified on: 10-May-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-May-2005
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Missouri, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Maine, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Delaware, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Maryland, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia

References:

  • Judd, W. S. 1998. The Smilacaceae in the southeastern United States Harvard Pap. Bot. 3:161.
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)

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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image