Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Polygonatum P. Miller. Solomon's-seal.

Key to Polygonatum

A genus of about 57 species, of temperate Eurasia and North America (most diverse in e. Asia). The P. biflorum complex is in need of further study.

Ref: Conran & Tamura In Kubitzki (1998a); Eigsti (1942); Floden & Schilling (2018c); Judd (2003); Kawano & Iltis (1963); Ownbey (1944); Therman (1950); Therman (1953); Utech (2002m) In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2002a). Show full citations.

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