American Bittersweet Celastrus scandens Linnaeus    
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Celastrales   >   Family Celastraceae   >   Genus Celastrus   

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American Bittersweet is becoming less common, as it is out competed by its non-native, highly invasive cousin, Oriental Bittersweet.

There are 54 records in the project database.

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American Bittersweet growing in Washington Co., Maryland (10/24/2017). Photo by Linda Lewis. (MBP list)

American Bittersweet in Clinton Co., Iowa (9/5/2010). Photo by Aaron Brees. (MBP list)


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