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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  Berula erecta (Huds.) Coville image
Photographer: Kenneth J. Sytsma           

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Stephen L. Solheim
Family Apiaceae
Berula erecta (Huds.) Coville
cut-leaved water-parsnip, low water-parsnip
Berula: Latin name of some aquatic plant like water-cress
erecta: upright
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 8"-36" tall aquatic
Flower: white, 5-parted, 2"; blooms Aug.-Sept.
Habitat: wet; springs, streams, shallows

More Information Natural Communities Herbarium Specimens
All Berula list Google- Images or Text
Berula erecta (Huds.) Coville var. incisa (Torr.) Cronquist
Berula incisa (Torr.) G.N.Jones
Berula pusilla (Nutt. ex Torr. & A.Gray) Fernald
Siella erecta (Huds.) Pimenov
Sium erectum Huds.
Sium incisum Torr.
Sium pusillum Nutt. ex Torr. & A.Gray

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