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American Wintergreen (Pyrola americana)

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Pyrola Americana, or more commonly know as American Wintergreen, is a subshrub of the genus Pyrola. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Pyrola Americana or American Wintergreen's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Pyrola
  • Family: Pyrolaceae
  • Order: Ericales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Subshrub
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: KY (H) TN (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: KY (American wintergreen) TN (American wintergreen)




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