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Daphne mezereum
mezereon, paradise plant

Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; southern British Columbia to Washington, east to northern Idaho and western Montana, also in northeastern North America.

Habitat: Wetlands, forest edges, and fields, where escaped from cultivation.

Flowers: March-May

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Daphne mezereum L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 356. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Daphne mezereum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Daphne mezereum checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Daphne mezereum information.

E-Flora BC: Daphne mezereum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Daphne mezereum photos.

USDA Plants: Daphne mezereum information.

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