Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium

ClassificationDicots
FamilyCaprifoliaceae
Family (Traditional)Caprifoliaceae
GenusTriosteum
Species: Triosteum angustifolium
Infrapecies:Triosteum angustifolium L. var. angustifolium
Common NameYellowfruit Horse Gentian
Growth Habitforb
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: No; Woody Herbaceous: Herbaceous; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: forb; Region of Origin: North America; Reproductive Phenology: April; Reproductive Phenology: May; Leaf Arrangement: opposite; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaflet Number: 0; Base Flower Color: Red; Base Flower Color: White; Fruit Dehiscence: No; Fruit Type: Drupe; Fruit Wet/Dry: Wet; Hypanthium Present: No; Inflorescence Position: axillary; Inflorescence Types: solitary; Ovary Position: Inferior; Overall Flower Symmetry: Zygomorphic; Perianth Present: Yes; Petal Fusion: Yes; Petal Number: 4; Pistil Number: 1; Placentation Type: Axillary; Sepal Number: 4; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 5; Tepal Fusion: N/A; Tepal Number: 0
C value 5
StatusNative

** 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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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

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos

Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Ashley B. Morris
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Ashley B. Morris
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Ashley B. Morris
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Ashley B. Morris
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Dwayne Estes
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Dwayne Estes
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Dwayne Estes
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Dwayne Estes
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Dwayne Estes
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Dwayne Estes
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Dwayne Estes
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Dwayne Estes
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Milo Pyne
Triosteum angustifolium var. angustifolium - Milo Pyne