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Southern Spicebush (Lindera melissifolia)

Also known as pondberry.

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An uncommon shrub of the southeastern U.S. and central U.S. north to Missouri, declining due to habitat loss.

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This tentative map is based on the FHWA's ERA. This data lacks information on Canada, but also overestimates native ranges, especially around the edges, as this post explains. We have not yet reviewed or fixed this map.