Aralia racemosa (American spikenard, Life-of-man, Petty morel) is an ornamental plant in the Araliaceae family native to the United States and Canada. It is a herbaceous plant, about one to two meters tall, which grows in shady areas. Its native range includes most of the eastern United States.
- Slattery, Britt E., Kathryn Reshetiloff, and Susan M. Zwicker (2003), "Aralia racemosa", Native Plants for Wildlife Habitat and Conservation Landscaping: Chesapeake Bay Watershed, http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/1398.htm
- Aralia racemosa L., USDA PLANTS