Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Boehmeria cylindrica (Linnaeus) Swartz. Swamp-nettle. Phen: Jul-Aug; Sep-Oct. Hab: Swamp forests, bottomland forests, bogs, tidal marshes, other marshes, other wetlands. Dist: QC and MN south to FL and NM; West Indies; Mexico, Central America, and South America.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, C, FNA3, G, GrPl, GW2, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo3, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, Tn, Va, W, WH3, WI; > Boehmeria cylindrica – S; > Boehmeria cylindrica var. cylindrica – F, Il, Tx; > Boehmeria cylindrica var. drummondiana – F, Il, Tx; > Boehmeria decurrens – S; > Boehmeria drummondiana – S

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