Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 2 taxa in the family Aizoaceae, Carpetweed family, as understood by PLANTS National Database.

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camera icon Common Name: Large Sea-purslane, Shoreline Sea-purslane
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Sesuvium portulacastrum   FAMILY: Aizoaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sesuvium portulacastrum   FAMILY: Aizoaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sesuvium portulacastrum 069-01-001   FAMILY: Aizoaceae

 

Look for it on island end flats and sea beaches

Uncommon in GA & SC, rare in NC

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Small Sea-purslane, Slender Sea-purslane
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Sesuvium maritimum   FAMILY: Aizoaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sesuvium maritimum   FAMILY: Aizoaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Sesuvium maritimum 069-01-002   FAMILY: Aizoaceae

 

Look for it on island end flats and sea beaches, salt flats; rarely also adventive inland in disturbed areas

Uncommon

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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"Ligustrum sinense ... is one of the most noxious of all our weeds, choking out native vegetation. The rapidity with which it has engulfed southern wetlands is hinted at by Small's (1933) mention of it only as 'an escape in southern Louisiana'." — Alan Weakley, Weakley's Flora