Data mode


Sign up

Copy permalink to share

Medeola Linnaeus. Indian Cucumber-root.

A monotypic genus, an herb of eastern North America.

ID notes:Medeola is sometimes mistaken (when sterile) for Isotria; Medeola has a wiry stem, floccose-pubescent, Isotria a fleshy, glabrous stem.

Ref: Tamura In Kubitzki (1998a); Utech (2002a) In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2002a). Show full citations.

Show in key(s)

Show parent

Show children

Your browser does not support SVGs

Hover over a shape, letter, icon, or arrow on the map to see what it means. Data for arrows not developed for genera and families which may have species only occurring outside the flora area.

image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie | Medeola virginiana | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Alan Cressler: Medeola virginiana, Mt. Oglethorpe Range, Pickens County, Georgia 1 by Alan Cressler | Medeola virginiana source | Original Image ⭷