Pennsylvania Pellitory (Parietaria pensylvanica)


Parietaria Pensylvanica, or more commonly know as Pennsylvania Pellitory, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Parietaria. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Parietaria Pensylvanica or Pennsylvania Pellitory's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Parietaria
  • Family: Urticaceae
  • Order: Urticales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: NE&GP
  • State T/E Status: ME (PX)
  • State T/E Common Name: ME (Pennsylvania pellitory)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU- FACW-
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACU-) 2(FAC-) 3(FACU) 4(FACU) 5(FAC) 6(FAC) 7(FACW-) 8(FACU) 9(FACU) 0(FAC*)

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