Nodding Rattlesnakeroot (Prenanthes crepidinea)


Prenanthes Crepidinea, or more commonly know as Nodding 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 perennial which means it will grow year after year. Prenanthes Crepidinea or Nodding Rattlesnakeroot's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Prenanthes
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Order: Asterales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: IN (R) KY (T) NY (E) OH (T) PA (E) TN (E) WI (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: IN (nodding rattlesnake root) KY (nodding rattlesnake-root) NY (nodding rattlesnake-root) OH (nodding rattlesnake-root) PA (rattlesnake-root) TN (nodding rattlesnake-root) WI (nodding rattlesnake-root)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: UPL FAC+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU) 2(UPL) 3(FAC+)

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