Northern Illinois University Herbarium
Catalog #: DEK000092117
Secondary Catalog #: 92117
Taxon: Aegopodium podagraria L.
Family: Apiaceae
Determiner: G. Wilhelm (11/2012)
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Collector: Paul D. Sorensen   8254   
Date: 1982-06-07
Verbatim Date: 7 June 1982
Additional Collectors: Kenneth Harmet
Locality: USA, Illinois, De Kalb, Sycamore
41.988662  -88.687097 +-5065m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: shaded yard in Sycamore, Illinois
Habitat: shaded yard
Description: Herbacious perennial; fls white.
Reproductive Condition: blooming
Occurrence Remarks: Escaping from cultivation. Whether actually adventive from seed or merely sprouting from wide traveling roots is not known. This is the non-variegated wild type not usually found in cultivation. The species is used as a ground cover but is becoming an aggressive weed at this site.n
Establishment Means: escape cultivation
Disposition: in collection
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Record Id: c875af40-c463-4ad7-a2d0-6ee0b76c18ac
Occurrence ID (GUID): c875af40-c463-4ad7-a2d0-6ee0b76c18ac
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Paul Sørensen (
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