Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


Because of technology changes and personnel changes at UWSP and the Wisconsin State Herbarium, the database of plant species housed at this site was merged with the database from the OLD WisFlora website to create a new Flora of Wisconsin website at Currently we are encouraging all Wisplant viewers to begin using the Flora of Wisconsin website as soon as possible. Wisplants will remain operational through July 13th. After that date, all traffic to Wisplants will be redirected to the Flora of Wisconsin website.

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  Arceuthobium pusillum Peck image
Photographer: John Kohout           

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Matthew L. Wagner

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Merel R. Black

Robert W. Freckmann

Janice Stiefel

Janice Stiefel
Family Viscaceae
Arceuthobium pusillum Peck
eastern dwarf mistletoe
Arceuthobium: from the Greek arkeuthos, "juniper," and bios, "life," presumably because of its resemblance to the juniper and not because it has juniper for a host
pusillum: little
County distribution map- click for detailed distribution maps.
Detailed Distribution:
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial shrub

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