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Appalachian Bugbane (Actaea cordifolia)

  • Global Rank: G3 - Vulnerable
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Ranunculaceae
  • State: AL, IL, IN, KY, PA, TN, VA
  • Nature Serve ID: 152653
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Appalachian Bugbane (Actaea cordifolia) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Appalachian Bugbane can be found in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia

Which CPC Partners conserve Appalachian Bugbane (Actaea cordifolia)?

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.

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Taxon Actaea cordifolia
Authority DC
Family Ranunculaceae
CPC Number 946
ITIS 821147
Duration Perennial
Common Names Appalachian Bugbane
Associated Scientific Names Cimicifuga rubifolia | Actaea cordifolia | Actaea rubifolia | Cimicifuga racemosa var. cordifolia | Cimicifuga cordifolia
State Rank
State State Rank
Alabama SH
Illinois S2
Indiana S1
Kentucky S2
Pennsylvania SNA
Tennessee S3
Virginia S2
Ecological Relationships


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