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Aesculus glabra

Aesculus glabra Willd.

ohio buckeye

Aesculus glabra (Ohio Buckeye)
image by Ware, Richard & Teresa

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NCBG PLANT INDEX
ID_PLANT: AEGL
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Aesculus glabra
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GENUS: Aesculus
FAMILY CODE: HIPPOC

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ANNUAL: 0
BIENNIAL: 0
PERENNIAL: 1

NCBG HABIT
HERB: 0
SUBSHRUB: 0
SHRUB: 0
TREE: 1
CACTUS/SUCCULENT: 0
GRASS/GRASSLIKE: 0
FERN: 0
VINE: 0

NCBG LEAF ARRANGEMENT
ALTERNATE: 0
OPPOSITE: 1
WHORLED: 0
BASAL: 0
FASCICLED: 0

NCBG LEAF COMPLEXITY
SIMPLE: 0
PINNATE: 0
BI-PINNATE: 0
TRI-PINNATE: 0
PALMATE: 1
TRIFOLIOLATE: 0

NCBG LEAF RETENTION
DECIDUOUS: 1
EVERGREEN: 0
SEMI-EVERGREEN: 0

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NCBG FLORAL SYMMETRY
RADIAL (ACTINOMORPHIC): 0
BILATERAL (ZYGOMORPHIC): 0
MIXED (BOTH ACTINOMORPHIC and ZYGOMORPHIC): 0

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Butterfly Friendly: 0
Bird Friendly: 0
Hummingbird Friendly: 0

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Soil Average: 0
Soil Moist/Wet: 0
Soil Well-drained: 0

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Part Shade: 0
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NCBG RECORD
ID IMAGE: 8693
ID IMAGE2: 0
ID IMAGE3: 5195
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2017-06-12

USDA PLANTS DATABASE
USDA Symbol: AEGL
USDA Common Name: Ohio Buckeye
Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Distribution: USA (AL, AR, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, TN, TX, VA, WI, WV), CAN (ON)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree

NATIONAL WETLAND INDICATOR STATUS

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU FACU FAC FAC FAC

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2016 National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.3 (Lichvar, R.W., D.L. Banks, W.N. Kirchner, and N.C. Melvin. 2016. The National Wetland Plant List: 2016 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2016-30: 1-17. Published 28 April 2016. ISSN 2153 733X). Regions: AGCP-Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain, AK-Alaska, AW-Arid West, CB-Caribbean, EMP-Eastern Mountains and Piedmont, GP-Great Plains, HI-Hawaii, MW-Midwest, NCNE-Northcentral and Northeast, WMCV-Western Mountains, Valleys & Coast
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ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Hippocastanaceae A. Richard 1823 (Horse-chestnut Family)
SUMMARY: A family…
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ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Aesculus Linnaeus 1753 (Buckeye)
SUMMARY: A genus of about 13 species, trees and shrubs, of temperate e. North America, w. North America, e. Asia, and se. Europe.
REFERENCE: Hardin (1957a, 1957b)=Z; Harris, Xiang, & Thomas (2009) Acevedo-Rodríguez, van Welzen, Adema, and van der Ham in Kubitzki (2011).
HERBARIUM RESOURCES
SERNEC: Find Aesculus glabra in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Aesculus glabra in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES
USDA: Find Aesculus glabra in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Aesculus glabra in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Aesculus glabra in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Aesculus glabra

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