Taxon  Report   9701 
Aruncus dioicus  (Walter) Fernald
Bride's feathers
Aruncus dioicus
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Aruncus dioicus
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Aruncus dioicus
© 2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Aruncus dioicus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Aruncus dioicus
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Aruncus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Aruncus sylvester
More information about  Aruncus dioicus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 03, 2016).

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