Turkey Corn (Dicentra eximia)


Dicentra Eximia, or more commonly know as Turkey Corn, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Dicentra. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Dicentra Eximia or Turkey Corn's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Vermont.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Dicentra
  • Family: Fumariaceae
  • Order: Papaverales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: MD (T) NJ (E) PA (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: MD (wild bleeding-heart) NJ (wild bleeding-heart) PA (wild bleeding-hearts)

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