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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Genus Results

Category: Dicots
Family Name: Plantaginaceae


Chelone - [maps | photos]

  • Chelone glabra L.
    NWI TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: white turtlehead
  • Chelone lyonii Pursh
    NWI TN: Facultative Wetland +
    Common Name: pink turtlehead
  • Chelone obliqua L. (TN Special Concern)
    NWI TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: red turtlehead

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Dr. Jessica M. Budke or Margaret Oliver.

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