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Morefield's Leatherflower (Clematis morefieldii)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Ranunculaceae
  • State: AL, TN
  • Nature Serve ID: 148859
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb, Subshrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 04/16/2024

perennial vine

Where is Morefield's Leatherflower (Clematis morefieldii) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Morefield's Leatherflower can be found in Alabama, Tennessee

Which CPC Partners conserve Morefield's Leatherflower (Clematis morefieldii)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

Tina Stanley
  • 04/16/2024
  • Living Collection

As of March 2024, Mt. Cuba Center holds Clematis morefieldii in living collection.

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Taxon Clematis morefieldii
Authority Kral
Family Ranunculaceae
CPC Number 12936
ITIS 195026
Duration Perennial
Common Names Morefield's Leather flower
Associated Scientific Names Clematis morefieldii
State Rank
State State Rank
Alabama S2
Tennessee S2
Ecological Relationships


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