Orangefruit Horse-Gentian (Triosteum aurantiacum)


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

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Triosteum
  • Family: Caprifoliaceae
  • Order: Dipsacales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: ME (E) NH (E) RI (SC)
  • State T/E Common Name: ME (wild coffee) NH (orange horse-gentian) RI (wild coffee)

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