Northern Kentucky University, John W. Thieret Herbarium
Catalog #: 31973000005280
Taxon: Celastrus orbiculata Thunb., orth.
Family: Celastraceae
Determiner: Conley, Justin
Collector: Conley, Justin   2014-0007   
Date: 2014-05-17
Locality: United States, Kentucky, Campbell, Anderson Lane Melbourne; St. Anne Wetlands
39.0337  -84.3710167
Habitat: Melbourne. Along Anderson Avenue off of River Road (Route 8). Next to the trail 70 ft from the entrance on the trail that is on the right.
Description: "Asian bittersweet." Little green flower clusters in axillary cymes: 5 petals and 5 sepals. Large vine climbing up a tree. Frequent. Invasive.
Reproductive Condition: flowering
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Record Id: 147f6ac0-234a-4376-8298-acdc473d5540
Occurrence ID (GUID): 96c2115a-1166-4ae1-9423-5abffbcfcfcf
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