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 5 taxa in the family Annonaceae, Pawpaw family, as understood by Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Small-flowered Pawpaw, Small-fruited Pawpaw, Dwarf Pawpaw
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Asimina parviflora   FAMILY: Annonaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Asimina parviflora   FAMILY: Annonaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Asimina parviflora 081-01-001   FAMILY: Annonaceae

 

Look for it in sandy or rocky, dry to fairly moist forests

Common (rare in Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Hybrid Pawpaw
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) -   FAMILY: Annonaceae
(?) INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Asimina parviflora 081-01-001 & 002   FAMILY: Annonaceae

 

Native

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Pawpaw, Indian-banana
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Asimina triloba   FAMILY: Annonaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Asimina triloba   FAMILY: Annonaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Asimina triloba 081-01-002   FAMILY: Annonaceae

 

Look for it in alluvial forests, other moist, nutrient-rich forests

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Flag Pawpaw, Polecat Bush, Woolly Pawpaw
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Asimina incana   FAMILY: Annonaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Asimina incana   FAMILY: Annonaceae

 

Look for it in dry pinelands

Uncommon

Native to Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Netleaf Pawpaw
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Asimina reticulata   FAMILY: Annonaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Asimina reticulata   FAMILY: Annonaceae

 

Look for it in wet flatwoods, savannas

Rare

Native to Georgia

 


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