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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Saxifragales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Heuchera aceroides   FAMILY Saxifragaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Heuchera longiflora   FAMILY Saxifragaceae

(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 094-11-005?:
Heuchera longiflora var. aceroides   FAMILY Saxifragaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH A monograph on the genus Heuchera (Rosendahl, Butters, Lakela, 1936)
Heuchera longiflora var. aceroides

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Heuchera aceroides

 

COMMON NAME:
longflower alumroot, Mapleleaf Alumroot


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image of Heuchera aceroides, longflower alumroot, Mapleleaf Alumroot

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_helo5_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Heuchera aceroides   FAMILY Saxifragaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Heuchera longiflora   FAMILY Saxifragaceae

(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 094-11-005?:
Heuchera longiflora var. aceroides   FAMILY Saxifragaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH A monograph on the genus Heuchera (Rosendahl, Butters, Lakela, 1936)
Heuchera longiflora var. aceroides

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Heuchera aceroides

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3249

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina

Habitat: Shaded calcareous or basic cliffs, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Basal

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Sepals greenish-tipped; petals pink or purplish
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5 petals (usually)
5 stamens
Ovary half-inferior

FRUIT:
Capsule

 

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