Genus: Hydrastis

By Steven D. Glenn

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 01/26/2012

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Hydrastis Linnaeus, Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 1088. 1759.

List of Hydrastis Species

References to Hydrastis

  • Albrecht, M. A.; McCarthy, B. C. 2006. Comparative analysis of goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis L.) population regrowth following human harvest: implications for conservation. Amer. Midl. Naturalist 156: 229-236.
  • Eichenberger, M. D.; Parker, G. R. 1976. Goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis L.) distribution, phenology and biomass in an oak-hickory forest. Ohio J. Science 76: 204-210.
  • Keener, C. S. 1993. A review of the classification of the genus Hydrastis (Ranunculaceae). Aliso 13: 551-558.
  • Sanders, S. 2004. Does breeding system contribute to rarity of goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis)? Amer. Midl. Naturalist 152: 37-42.
  • Sanders, S.; McGraw, J. B. 2005. Population differentiation of a threatened plant: variation in response to local environment and implications for restoration. J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 132: 561-572.
  • Tobe, H.; Keating, R. C. 1985. The morphology and anatomy of Hydrastis (Ranunculales): systematic reevaluation of the genus. Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 98: 291-316.