Wisteria floribunda

ClassificationDicots
FamilyFabaceae
Family (Traditional)Fabaceae
GenusWisteria
Species:Wisteria floribunda (Willd.) DC.
Common NameJapanese Wisteria
Growth Habitvine - liana
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: Yes; Woody Herbaceous: Woody; Invasive Rank: TN-IPC Established Threat; Natural Area Presence: GRSM; Natural Area Presence: LULA; Natural Area Presence: TRG; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: vine - liana; Moisture Requirements: Sub-xeric; Moisture Requirements: Dry-mesic; Moisture Requirements: Mesic; Moisture Requirements: Mesic-Hydric; Moisture Requirements: Hydric; Moisture Requirements: Wetland; Region of Origin: Asia; Reproductive Phenology: May; Reproductive Phenology: June; Leaf Arrangement: alternate; Leaf Complexity: compound; Leaf Dissection: 1; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaf Petiole Type: petiolate; Leaf Type: broadleaf; Leaf Venation: pinnate; Leaflet Margins: entire; Leaflet Number: 9; Leaflet Number: 11; Leaflet Number: 13; Leaflet Number: 15; Base Flower Color: Blue; Base Flower Color: Purple; Fruit Complexity: Simple; Fruit Dehiscence: Yes; Fruit Type: Legume; Fruit Wet/Dry: Dry; Hypanthium Present: Yes; Inflorescence Types: raceme; Ovary Position: Superior; Overall Flower Symmetry: Zygomorphic; Perianth Present: Yes; Pistil Complexity: Simple; Pistil Number: 1; Placentation Type: Parietal; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 10
C value N/A
StatusNot Native; Invasive; TN[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.

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  • 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

No synonyms exist for this species.

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: Lyon (KY), Trigg (KY), Cumberland (TN), Davidson (TN), Hamilton (TN), Henderson (TN), Knox (TN), Lincoln (TN), Marion (TN), Maury (TN), Putnam (TN), Rutherford (TN), Shelby (TN), Stewart (TN), Warren (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, BOON, EKY, HTTU, MTSU, TENN, UCHT

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1997 - 2010

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100438785 Trigg Kentucky 16 Apr 2010 Edward W. Chester
14807
EKY
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127090 Maury Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127092 Stewart Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127568 Maury Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127089 Marion Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127087 Knox Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127091 Shelby Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
UCHT016959 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Wisteria floribunda
APSC0059382 Lyon Kentucky
APSC
Wisteria floribunda
APSC0013965 Stewart Tennessee
APSC
Wisteria floribunda
HTTU027685 Warren Tennessee
HTTU
Wisteria floribunda
HTTU012528 Putnam Tennessee
HTTU
Wisteria floribunda
HTTU026249 Cumberland Tennessee
HTTU
Wisteria floribunda
MTSU007401 Davidson Tennessee 11 Apr 1997 George E. Rusho
16
MTSU
Wisteria floribunda
UCHT032340 Tennessee
UCHT
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127093 Stewart Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127086 Henderson Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127085 Hamilton Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
TENN-V-0127088 Lincoln Tennessee
TENN
Wisteria floribunda
APSC0013967 Stewart Tennessee
APSC
Wisteria floribunda
APSC0013966 Trigg Kentucky
APSC
Wisteria floribunda
MTSU007390 Rutherford Tennessee 27 Mar 2009 Brady McPherson
26
MTSU
Wisteria floribunda
UCHT032339 Tennessee
UCHT
Wisteria floribunda
UCHT032337 Tennessee
UCHT
Wisteria floribunda
UCHT032341 Tennessee
UCHT
Wisteria floribunda
UCHT032338 Tennessee
UCHT
Wisteria floribunda
017874 Hamilton Tennessee
BOON
Wisteria floribunda
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Plant Photos

Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw
Wisteria floribunda - Joey Shaw