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Aesculus pavia

Aesculus pavia L.

red buckeye

Aesculus pavia (Red Buckeye)
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NCBG PLANT INDEX
ID_PLANT: AEPA
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Aesculus pavia
GENUS: Aesculus
FAMILY: HIPPOC - Hippocastanaceae (Horse-chestnut Family)

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Shrub, Tree

LEAF ARRANGEMENT: Opposite
LEAF COMPLEXITY: Palmate
LEAF RETENTION: Deciduous

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USDA Symbol: AEPA
USDA Common Name: Red Buckeye
Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (I)
Distribution: USA (AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MO, MS, NC, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, VA, WV), CAN (ON)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree, Shrub

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Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: 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 pavia in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Aesculus pavia in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

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

NCBG RECORD
ID IMAGE1: 8699
ID IMAGE2: 0
ID IMAGE3: 8699
Include in WOTAS: 0
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Last Modified: 2017-06-12

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