Maianthemum canadense

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Synonyms for Maianthemum canadense

small two-leaved herb of the northern United States and parts of Canada having racemes of small fragrant white flowers

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The overstory dominants included red oak, white pine and sugar maple and Canada mayflower in the herb layer.
Other species characteristic of this part of the ordination were beech (Fagus grandifolia), hemlock (Tsuga canadensis), sugar maple and the herbs Trientalis borealis and Canada mayflower. The other oaks, mostly red oak, were only important in the Glens Falls sites in the center of the ordination.
Only two herbaceous species (Carex pensylvanica and Canada mayflower) and one moss (Polytrichum juniperinum) were found in more than half the communities sampled.
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