Diphylleia cymosa

Diphylleia cymosa, the umbrella leaf, is an ornamental plant of the family Berberidaceae, which is native of United States. It is endemic to the deciduous forests of the southeast United States and blooms in the late spring.


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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Berberidaceae
Genus: Diphylleia
D. cymosa
Binomial name
Diphylleia cymosa
Umbrella leaf flower


  • Horn, Dennis; Cathcart; Hemmerly; Duhl (2005). Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley and the Southern Appalachians. Auburn, Washington: Lone Pine Publishing. p. 66. ISBN 978-1-55105-428-5.

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