Nova Scotia's Species at Risk: Municipal & Community Stewardship

Species at Risk in Nova Scotia

Eastern Lilaeopsis (Lilaeopsis chinensis




Special Concern


Not Listed

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Quick Facts:
  • Atlantic Coastal Plain plant
  • In Canada, only located in NS
  • In NS, known from only a few estuaries
  • Threats include habitat destruction or modification

Status Overview:
An Atlantic Coastal Plain species in Canada known from the shorelines of a few estuaries in Nova Scotia. Habitat destruction or modification is the main threat to populations of eastern lilaeopsis.

Geographic Distribution:
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