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Search Term(s): Toxicodendron radicans var. radicans   (1 record found)

Cashew Family
Toxicodendron radicans var. radicans  (poison ivy)   
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Carex Section
Meaning of Scientific Name
Toxicodendron: poison tree; radicans: plant roots from its stem
Life Form
Perennial Vine
Phenology (Flowering Period)
Physiographic Province
☑ Piedmont
☑ Coastal Plain

County Distribution
☑ New Castle
☑ Kent
☑ Sussex

In a wide range of habitats
State Status
Piedmont Status
Coastal Plain Status
Global Rank
Federal Status
Geographic Affinity
Species at Limit of Distribution
☐ Northern
☐ Southern

North American Distribution (Non-indigenous Species)
Coefficient of Conservatism
Invasive Watchlist
Global Origin (Non-native Species)
Wildlife Values
Food source for migratory and wintering songbirds such as the Yellow-rumped Warbler; flowers are an important nectar and pollen source for bees.
Medicinal Properties
ID Notes
Additional Info
Varieties negundo and pubens occur in, or are west of the Appalachians. Species is dioecious.
Habitats in which this plant occurs
Atlantic White Cedar Non-tidal Wetlands (Swamp)
Beach and Dune Habitats (Interdunal Wetlands, herbaceous, shrub, forested)
Beach and Dune Habitats (Shrublands)
Beach and Dune Habitats (Forests and Woodlands)
Brackish Tidal Shrub Wetlands
Forest Interior (Non-tidal Wetland Piedmont)
Forest Interior (Non-tidal Wetland Coastal Plain)
Forested Floodplains and Riparian Swamps (Piedmont)
Forested Floodplains and Riparian Swamps (Coastal Plain)
Freshwater Shrub Tidal Wetlands
Isolated Non-tidal Forested Wetlands (Piedmont)
Isolated Non-tidal Forested Wetlands (Coastal Plain)
Peat Wetlands (Acidic Fens)
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