Rhodotypos scandens

ClassificationDicots
FamilyRosaceae
Family (Traditional)Rosaceae
GenusRhodotypos
Species:Rhodotypos scandens (Thunb.) Makino
Common NameJetbead
Growth Habitshrub
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: Yes; Woody Herbaceous: Woody; Natural Area Presence: TRG; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: shrub; Moisture Requirements: Dry-mesic; Moisture Requirements: Mesic; Region of Origin: Asia; Reproductive Phenology: March; Reproductive Phenology: April; Reproductive Phenology: May; Reproductive Phenology: June; Reproductive Phenology: July; Reproductive Phenology: August; Reproductive Phenology: September; Leaf Arrangement: opposite; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaf Petiole Type: petiolate; Leaf Type: broadleaf; Leaf Venation: pinnate; Leaflet Margins: doubly serrate; Leaflet Margins: serrulate; Leaflet Number: 0; Base Flower Color: White; Fruit Dehiscence: No; Fruit Type: Drupe; Fruit Wet/Dry: Wet; Hypanthium Present: Yes; Overall Flower Symmetry: Actinomorphic; Perianth Present: Yes; Petal Fusion: No; Petal Number: 5; Pistil Number: 3; Sepal Fusion: No; Sepal Number: 5; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 13+
C value N/A
StatusNot Native; KY[SNA] (State Rank); GNR (Global Rank)
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** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

  • State Boundaries
  • Counties
  • Counties - Species Present
Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Corchorus scandens Corchorus scandens Thunb.
Kerria tetrapetala Kerria tetrapetala Siebold
Rhodotypos kerrioides Rhodotypos kerrioides
Rhodotypos tetrapetala Rhodotypos tetrapetala

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Bell (KY), Campbell (KY), Franklin (KY), Garrard (KY), Jefferson (KY), Kenton (KY), Logan (KY), Madison (KY), Carter (TN), Hamilton (TN), Knox (TN), Stewart (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, BEREA, EKY, ETSU, KNK, TENN, UCHT

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1975 - 2012

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100629946 Logan Kentucky 16 Apr 2004 Edward W. Chester
14623
EKY
Rhodotypos scandens
31234100629920 Jefferson Kentucky 12 Apr 2006 Patricia D. Haragan
795
EKY
Rhodotypos scandens
31973000018479 Kenton Kentucky
KNK
Rhodotypos scandens
TENN-V-0116848 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Rhodotypos tetrapetala
TENN-V-0116849 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Rhodotypos scandens
TENN-V-0116851 Stewart Tennessee
TENN
Rhodotypos scandens
TENN-V-0116845 Hamilton Tennessee
TENN
Rhodotypos scandens
TENN-V-0116846 Hamilton Tennessee
TENN
Rhodotypos tetrapetala
UCHT015173 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Rhodotypos scandens
APSC0077429 Jefferson Kentucky 19 May 1984 Max Medley
APSC
Rhodotypos scandens
APSC0005047 Stewart Tennessee 10 Apr 2005 Edward W. Chester
14685
APSC
Rhodotypos scandens
APSC0097592 Jefferson Kentucky
APSC
Rhodotypos scandens
APSC0005045 Knox Tennessee 12 Apr 1988 Richard K. Clements
907
APSC
Rhodotypos tetrapetala
APSC0104942 Jefferson Kentucky
APSC
Rhodotypos scandens
APSC0074776 Jefferson Kentucky 22 Sep 1986 Max Medley
APSC
Rhodotypos scandens
APSC0104941 Jefferson Kentucky
APSC
Rhodotypos scandens
APSC0005043 Stewart Tennessee 03 Sep 2008 Edward W. Chester
14773
APSC
Rhodotypos scandens
ETSU024936 Carter Tennessee 01 Apr 2012 Frosty Levy
ETSU
Rhodotypos scandens
31234100629938 Jefferson Kentucky 10 Apr 2006 Patricia D. Haragan
920
EKY
Rhodotypos scandens
31234100629912 Garrard Kentucky 21 Sep 2011 W. W. Overbeck
1542
EKY
Rhodotypos scandens
31234100629953 Madison Kentucky 29 Apr 1975 Richard Hines
EKY
Rhodotypos scandens
31234100629904 Franklin Kentucky 21 Apr 2006 B. Yahn
EKY
Rhodotypos scandens
BEREA021093 Madison Kentucky
BEREA
Rhodotypos scandens
BEREA023632 Madison Kentucky
BEREA
Rhodotypos scandens
BEREA021092 Bell Kentucky
BEREA
Rhodotypos scandens
31973000018477 Campbell Kentucky
KNK
Rhodotypos scandens
31973000018480 Campbell Kentucky
KNK
Rhodotypos scandens
31973000018478 Bell Kentucky
KNK
Rhodotypos scandens
TENN-V-0116844 Hamilton Tennessee
TENN
Rhodotypos scandens
TENN-V-0116850 Tennessee
TENN
Rhodotypos scandens
APSC0104943 Jefferson Kentucky
APSC
Rhodotypos scandens
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