American Bladdernut (Staphylea trifolia)

  • American Bladdernut (Staphylea Trifolia)
    Credit: Amos Oliver Doyle | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0 GFDL
  • American Bladdernut (Staphylea Trifolia)
    Credit: Jerzy Opio?a | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL

Staphylea Trifolia, or more commonly know as American Bladdernut, is a tree shrub of the genus Staphylea. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Staphylea Trifolia or American Bladdernut's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Staphylea
  • Family: Staphyleaceae
  • Order: Sapindales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Tree Shrub
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: FL (E) NH (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: FL (bladder nut) NH (bladdernut)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FAC) 2(FAC) 3(FAC) 5(FAC) 6(FAC)

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