Galax urceolata


Galax urceolata
ID - 36107
Symbol Key - GAUR2
Common Name - beetleweed
Family - Diapensiaceae
Category - Dicot
Division - Magnoliophyta
US Nativity - Native to U.S.
US/NA Plant - Yes
State Distribution - AL, GA, KY, MA, NC, NY, OH, SC, TN, VA, WV
Growth Habit - Subshrub, Shrub, Forb/herb
Duration - Perennial
Xgenus - N/A
Genus - Galax
XSpecies - N/A
Species - urceolata
Ssp - N/A
Subspecies - N/A
Var - N/A
Variety - N/A
Forma - N/A
Genera Author - Sims
Binomial Author - (Poir.) Brummitt
Trinomial Author - N/A
Quadranomial Author - N/A
Federal Noxious Status - N/A
Federal Noxious Common Name - N/A
State Noxious Status - N/A
State Noxious Common Name - N/A
PLANTS Invasive Status - N/A
Federal T/E Status - N/A
Federal T/E Common Name - N/A
State T/E Status - N/A
State T/E Common Name - N/A
National Wetland Indicator Status - N/A
Characteristics Data - N/A

USDA Plant Characteristics. 2013.

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  • Galax urceolata — noun tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall • Syn: ↑galax, ↑galaxy, ↑wandflower, ↑beetleweed, ↑coltsfoot • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galax urceolata (Poir.) Brummitt — Symbol GAUR2 Common Name beetleweed Botanical Family Diapensiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Galax urceolata (Poir.) Brummitt — Symbol GAUR2 Common Name beetleweed Botanical Family Diapensiaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Galax — Taxobox name = Galax regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ericales familia = Diapensiaceae genus = Galax Sims species = G. urceolata binomial = Galax urceolata binomial authority = (Poir.) Brummit Galax… …   Wikipedia

  • Galax —   Galax …   Wikipedia Español

  • galax — noun tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall • Syn: ↑galaxy, ↑wandflower, ↑beetleweed, ↑coltsfoot, ↑Galax urceolata •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • galax — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1753 an evergreen herb (Galax urceolata syn. G. aphylla of the order Diapensiales) of the southeastern United States that has glossy leaves and is related to the heaths (order Ericales) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • galax — /gay laks/, n. a plant, Galax urceolata, of the southeastern U.S., having rounded, evergreen leaves and spikes of small white flowers. Also called beetleweed. [1745 55; < NL < Gk gál(a) milk + L ax n. suffix] * * * …   Universalium

  • galax — ga•lax [[t]ˈgeɪ læks[/t]] n. pln a plant, Galax urceolata, of the southeastern U.S., having rounded evergreen leaves and spikes of small white flowers • Etymology: 1745–55; < NL < Gk gál(a) milk + L āx n. suffix …   From formal English to slang

  • genus Galax — noun evergreen herbs of southeastern United States • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Diapensiaceae, ↑family Diapensiaceae, ↑diapensia family • Member Meronyms: ↑galax, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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