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Medeola virginiana L.
INDIAN CUCUMBER
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Medeola virginiana
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Delaware Wildflowers  •  Scientific names

Medeola virginiana L. Indian Cucumber-root
Liliaceae — Lily family
Native
Medeola virginiana
White Clay Creek State Park -- Possum Hill
April 2012 Medeola virginiana
Middle Run Valley Natural Area
May 2006 Medeola virginiana
White Clay Creek State Park -- Judge Morris Estate
June 2003 Medeola virginiana
Rolling Mill Road
September 2009 Medeola virginiana
White Clay Creek State Park -- Creek Road
April 2012

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Medeola virginiana L.
Indian cucumber

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General Information
Symbol: MEVI
Group: Monocot
Family: Liliaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
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©Thomas G. Barnes. Barnes, T.G., and S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky . University Press of Kentucky. Usage Requirements .

©Nelson DeBarros. United States. Usage Requirements .

Mark A. Garland. USA, NC, Jackson Co., Balsam, Daytona Road, cove forest. May 23, 2013. Usage Requirements .

Mark A. Garland. USA, NC, Jackson Co., Balsam, Daytona Road, cove forest. May 23, 2013. Usage Requirements .

Mark A. Garland. USA, NC, Jackson Co., Balsam, Daytona Road, cove forest. May 23, 2013. Usage Requirements .

©Jim Stasz. United States, NJ. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 1: 523. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Liliidae
Order Liliales
Family Liliaceae – Lily family
Genus Medeola L. – Indian cucumber
Species Medeola virginiana L. – Indian cucumber

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Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Florida Indian cucumber Endangered
Illinois Indian cucumber root Endangered

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

North America
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FAC
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU

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Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (MEVI)
USF Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants (MEVI)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (MEVI)
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Freckmann Herbarium (MEVI)

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