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Plant Details

Tiarella cordifolia

Foamflower, False Miterwort

Scientific Name:

Tiarella cordifolia

Common Name:

Foamflower, False Miterwort

Plant Family

Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage Family)

Native/Alien:

NC Native

Type:

Herb/Wildflower

Light:

Shade

Soil Moisture:

Mesic(*)

Habitat Description:

Moist forests, cove forests, rock outcrops, well-drained bottomland forests. Common in NC Mountains and Piedmont, rare in Coastal Plain.

State Rank:

No NC Rank Listed (*)

Global Rank:

No Global Rank listed (*)

State Status:

No NC Status Listed (*)

Federal Status:

No U.S. Status Listed (*)

Blooming Plant

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Tom Harville's garden, April 2004
© Tom Harville

Bloom

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NC mountains, May/June 2006
© Chuck Yancey

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Flora of North America
NC State Extension
Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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