Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Cross-vine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Bignonia capreolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Bignonia capreolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Anisostichus capreolata 167-01-001

Trumpet or bell-shaped reddish or maroon corolla w 5 flaring yellow lobes, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Trumpet-creeper, Trumpet Vine, Cow-Itch Vine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Campsis radicans
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Campsis radicans
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Campsis radicans 167-02-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Bignonia radicans


Flowers trumpet-shaped, corolla slightly 2-lipped with 5 flared lobes, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Catalpa, Fishbait Tree, Cigar Tree
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Catalpa bignonioides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Catalpa bignonioides
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Catalpa bignonioides 167-03-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Catalpa catalpa


Corolla 2-4cm wide, the lower lobe densely spotted with purple, entire, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Northern Catalpa, Indian Cigar Tree, Catawba Tree
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Catalpa speciosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Catalpa speciosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Catalpa speciosa 167-03-002

Corolla 4-6cm wide, the lower lobe sparsely spotted with purple, notched, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Catalpa fargesii, Farges Catalpa
speaker icon Common Name: Farges Catalpa
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) -
PLANTS National Database: Catalpa fargesii

range map need picture of flower of Catalpa ovata, Chinese Catalpa
Common Name: Chinese Catalpa
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Catalpa ovata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Catalpa ovata

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