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This genus is accepted, and its native range is NE. Turkey to W. Transcaucasus, Japan, Subarctic America to E. U.S.A.

Native to:

Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Japan, Kentucky, Labrador, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward I., Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin

Extinct in:

Illinois

Epigaea L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Amoen. Acad. 3: 17 (1756)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0