All names in our online guide to the vascular plants of Tennessee follow the taxonomic treatment used in Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015). If you have trouble finding a scientific name on our site, you can search for synonyms on Tropicos or the USDA Plants Database.
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