Genus: Peucedanum

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Last Modified 12/21/2012

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Peucedanum L., Sp. Pl. 1: 245. 1753.

List of Peucedanum Species

General Discussion

The nonnative Peucedanum ostruthium (L.) W.D.J. Koch has been reported from upstate New York and eastern Pennsylvania. Another nonnative, Peucedanum palustre (L.) Moench, has been reported from Massachusetts. Either species may eventually be found in our area, but no specimens have yet been seen.

References to Peucedanum

  • Harris, S. K. 1959. Peucedanum paluste, an interesting addition to the flora of Essex county, Massachusetts. Rhodora 61: 181.
  • Richardson, L. E. 1971. Peucedanum palustre again in Massachussetts. Rhodora 73: 460-461.