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Roan Mountain Rattlesnakeroot (Prenanthes roanensis)


Prenanthes Roanensis, or more commonly know as Roan Mountain Rattlesnakeroot, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Prenanthes. Its duration is biennial or bi-annual which means it can grow or bloom twice, in the first year and the following year. Prenanthes Roanensis or Roan Mountain Rattlesnakeroot's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Prenanthes
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Biennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: TN (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: TN (mountain rattlesnake-root)

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