Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Napaea dioica L. image
Photographer: Merel R. Black           

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson

Hugh H. Iltis

Kitty Kohout

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Theodore S. Cochrane

Theodore S. Cochrane
Family Malvaceae
Napaea dioica L.
glade mallow
Napaea: from nape for "glade" or "nymph of the glade"
dioica: Greek for "two houses"
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Status: Special Concern
Plant: robust, erect, perennial, 3'-6' tall forb branching near the top
Flower: white, 5-parted, 1/3"-3/4" wide, no bracts below; inflorescence a many-flowered, large, terminal, branched cluster (panicle); blooms June-Aug.
Leaf:4"-12", round in outline with 5-9 deep lobes that are coarsely toothed
Habitat: wet to moist; woods, streambanks
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Napaea dioica L. f. stellata Fassett

         
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