Canada Mayflower (Maianthemum canadense)

Canada Mayflower (Maianthemum Canadense)
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Maianthemum Canadense, or more commonly know as Canada Mayflower, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Maianthemum. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Maianthemum Canadense or Canada Mayflower's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Maianthemum
  • Family: Liliaceae
  • Order: Liliales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: KY (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: KY (wild lily-of-the-valley)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU FAC
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FAC-) 2(FAC-) 3(FAC) 4(FACU)

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