*Spiraea cantoniensis Loureiro. Phen: May-Jun; Jun-Sep. Hab: Roadsides. Dist: Native of Asia. S. cantoniensis has been collected twice on Fort Bragg, NC, by Phil Crutchfield (specimen at Fort Bragg) (Sorrie, pers. comm.). Also reported for other scattered states in e. North America (AL, AR, LA, NY (Kartesz 1999, FNA).
Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia
Synonymy: = Ar, FNA9, K1, K3, K4, NY; = n/a – C, RAB