Plant Genera


Family Code: SANTAL
Genus Code: NESTR
Genus CN: nestronia
Genus Authority: Raf.
Genus Summary: A monotypic genus, a hemiparasitic shrub, endemic to se. United States. Nestronia is placed in a much more narrowly circumscribed Santalaceae by Nickrent et al. (2010).
Genus Identification: Identification notes: In its clonal, usually knee-high growth, Nestronia has something of the aspect of an opposite-leaved lowbush blueberry.
Genus References: Libby & Bloom (1998).
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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