Nodding Nixie (Apteria aphylla)


Apteria Aphylla, or more commonly know as Nodding Nixie, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Apteria. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Apteria Aphylla or Nodding Nixie's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Puerto Rico, specifically in the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Apteria
  • Family: Burmanniaceae
  • Order: Orchidales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) PR (N)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC FACW
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 2(FACW) 6(FACW) C(FAC)

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