Trautvetteria caroliniensis - False bugbane

[IFBC-E-flora] [E-flora]

Status: Native [IFBC-E-Flora]

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TRAUTVETTERIA

Bruce D. Parfitt & Dieter H. Wilken

Perennial herb from rhizomes; roots generally clustered. Stem: generally 1, erect, simple. Leaf: basal and cauline, few, alternate, simple, round to reniform, deeply palmately lobed. Inflorescence: panicle, ± flat-topped, terminal. Flower: sepals 3–7, petal-like; petals 0; stamens 50–100; pistils 10–16, ovule 1, style persistent, ± hooked or coiled. Fruit: ± utricle; wall papery, shiny, veined or ribbed.
1 sp.: temperate North America, eastern Asia. (E.R. von Trautvetter, Russian botanist, 1809–1889) [Parfitt 1997 FNANM 3: 138–139]

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