Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Short-fruited Draba
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Abdra brachycarpa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Draba brachycarpa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Draba brachycarpa 088-01-002


Petals may be yellow or white and are rounded or notched at the tip, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


range map need picture of flower of Abdra aprica, Flatrock Draba, Open-ground Whitlow-grass, Granite Whitlow-wort, Sun-loving Draba
Common Name: Flatrock Draba, Open-ground Whitlow-grass, Granite Whitlow-wort, Sun-loving Draba
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Abdra aprica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Draba aprica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Draba aprica 088-01-003


range map need picture of flower of Draba verna, Whitlow-grass
camera icon Common Name: Whitlow-grass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Draba verna
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Draba verna
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Draba verna 088-01-006


range map need picture of flower of Microthlaspi perfoliatum, Perfoliate Penny-cress, Thoroughwort Penny-cress
Common Name: Perfoliate Penny-cress, Thoroughwort Penny-cress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Microthlaspi perfoliatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Microthlaspi perfoliatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Thlaspi perfoliatum 088-02-001


range map need picture of flower of Thlaspi arvense, Field Penny-cress, Frenchweed
camera icon Common Name: Field Penny-cress, Frenchweed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Thlaspi arvense
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Thlaspi arvense
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Thlaspi arvense 088-02-002


range map need picture of flower of Thlaspi alliaceum, Garlic Penny-cress
Common Name: Garlic Penny-cress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Thlaspi alliaceum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Thlaspi alliaceum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Thlaspi alliaceum 088-02-003


range map need picture of flower of Lepidium campestre, Cow Cress, Field Pepperwort, Field Cress, Field Pepperweed
Common Name: Cow Cress, Field Pepperwort, Field Cress, Field Pepperweed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lepidium campestre
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lepidium campestre
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lepidium campestre 088-04-002


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Poor Man's Pepper, Peppergrass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lepidium virginicum ssp. virginicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lepidium virginicum var. virginicum
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lepidium virginicum 088-04-003


Petals white, entire, less than 1mm long, sometimes absent, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Lepidium latifolium, Broadleaf Pepper-grass
Common Name: Broadleaf Pepper-grass
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) -
PLANTS National Database: Lepidium latifolium


range map need picture of flower of Lepidium didymum, Wart-cress, Lesser Swine-cress
Common Name: Wart-cress, Lesser Swine-cress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lepidium didymum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Coronopus didymus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Coronopus didymus 088-05-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Carara didyma
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Lepidium didymum

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Shepherd's Purse
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Capsella bursa-pastoris
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Capsella bursa-pastoris
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Capsella bursa-pastoris 088-06-001
GREATER THAN Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Capsella rubella
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Bursa bursa-pastoris

Better known by its obcordate-triangular seed pods than its minute flowers, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


range map need picture of flower of Cakile harperi, Southeastern Sea Rocket
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southeastern Sea Rocket
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cakile harperi
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cakile edentula ssp. harperi
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cakile harperi 088-08-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cakile harperi
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Cakile edentula ssp. harperi

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Wild Radish, Jointed Charlock, White Charlock
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Raphanus raphanistrum ssp. raphanistrum
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Raphanus raphanistrum
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Raphanus raphanistrum 088-10-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Raphanus raphanistrum ssp. raphanistrum

Flowers distinctive: yellowish petals veined with lilac, turning white w age, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


range map need picture of flower of Coincya monensis ssp. recurvata, Wallflower-cabbage, Coincya
Common Name: Wallflower-cabbage, Coincya
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Coincya monensis ssp. recurvata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Coincya monensis ssp. recurvata
(?) (MISIDENTIFIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Brassica erucastrum 088-11-003


camera icon Common Name: Dog Mustard, Rocket-weed, French Rocket
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Erucastrum gallicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Erucastrum gallicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Linnaeus Brassica erucastrum

Sepals sparsely hispid apically; petals white to pale yellow, per Flora of North America.


range map need picture of flower of Brassica juncea, Mustard Greens, Indian Mustard, Brown Mustard, Chinese Mustard
Common Name: Mustard Greens, Indian Mustard, Brown Mustard, Chinese Mustard
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Brassica juncea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Brassica juncea
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Brassica juncea 088-11-004


camera icon Common Name: Rape, Canola, Rutabaga
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Brassica napus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Brassica napus
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Brassica napus 088-11-005


The seeds of this species are the source of "canola" oil, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Turnip, Field Mustard, Field Rape, Chinese Cabbage
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Brassica rapa var. rapa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Brassica rapa var. rapa
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Brassica napus 088-11-005?
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Brassica campestris
GREATER THAN Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Brassica rapa

Flowers overtopping or equaling buds when open, petals 6-11(-13)mm, per Flora of North America.


range map need picture of flower of Brassica nigra, Black Mustard, Charlock
Common Name: Black Mustard, Charlock
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Brassica nigra
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Brassica nigra
SYNONYMOUS WITH Linnaeus Sinapis nigra

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Garlic Mustard, Hedge Garlic
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Alliaria petiolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Alliaria petiolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Alliaria petiolata 088-13-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Alliaria officinalis

Terminal tight clusters of small white flowers, opening progressing upward, per Nonnative Invasive Plants of Southern Forests.


range map need picture of flower of Sisymbrium officinale, Hedge Mustard
Common Name: Hedge Mustard
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Sisymbrium officinale
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sisymbrium officinale
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Sisymbrium officinale var. officinale 088-14-001
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968) Sisymbrium officinale var. leiocarpum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Erysimum officinale

range map need picture of flower of Sisymbrium altissimum, Tumble Mustard, Jim Hill Mustard
Common Name: Tumble Mustard, Jim Hill Mustard
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Sisymbrium altissimum
(?) PLANTS National Database: Sisymbrium altissimum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Sisymbrium altissimum 088-14-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Norta altissima

camera icon Common Name: Mouse-ear Cress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Arabidopsis thaliana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Arabidopsis thaliana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Arabidopsis thaliana 088-15-001


Petals white, 3-4mm long, entire, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Descurainia pinnata var. pinnata, Southeastern Tansy-mustard
speaker icon Common Name: Southeastern Tansy-mustard
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Descurainia pinnata var. pinnata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Descurainia pinnata ssp. pinnata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Descurainia pinnata 088-16-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Sophia pinnata

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Dame's Rocket
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Hesperis matronalis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Hesperis matronalis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Hesperis matronalis 088-17-001


The fragrant flowers are borne in showy terminal racemes on stem & branches, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


range map need picture of flower of Rorippa palustris ssp. palustris, Marshcress, Bog Yellowcress
Common Name: Marshcress, Bog Yellowcress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Rorippa palustris ssp. palustris
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rorippa palustris ssp. palustris
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Rorippa islandica 088-19-003
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Radicula palustris
GREATER THAN Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Rorippa palustris var. palustris

range map need picture of flower of Rorippa austriaca, Austrian Yellowcress
Common Name: Austrian Yellowcress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) -
PLANTS National Database: Rorippa austriaca
(?) Nasturtium austriacum

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Watercress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Nasturtium officinale
(?) PLANTS National Database: Nasturtium officinale
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Nasturtium officinale 088-20-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Sisymbrium nasturtium-aquaticum

Flowers are about 0.2" wide and clustered at the stem tips, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


range map need picture of flower of Nasturtium microphyllum, Narrow-fruited Watercress, Onerow Yellowcress
Common Name: Narrow-fruited Watercress, Onerow Yellowcress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Nasturtium microphyllum
(?) PLANTS National Database: Nasturtium microphyllum
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Nasturtium officinale 088-20-001?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Rorippa microphylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950) Nasturtium officinale var. microphyllum

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Early Winter-cress, Creasy
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Barbarea verna
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Barbarea verna
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Barbarea verna 088-22-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Campe verna
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Barbarea verna

Flowers are about 1/4" wide (vs. about 1/2" wide in Brassica), per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Winter-cress, Yellow Rocket, Creasy
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Barbarea vulgaris
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Barbarea vulgaris
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Barbarea vulgaris 088-22-002
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Campe barbarea
GREATER THAN (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Campe stricta

Four-petaled yellow flowers borne in a crowded terminal raceme, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Broadleaf Toothwort, Crinkleroot, Pepperroot
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine diphylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine diphylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine diphylla 088-23-001
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Dentaria diphylla

Flower cluster terminal; dull white petals often turn pinkish with age, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Eastern Slender Toothwort
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine angustata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine angustata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine angustata var. angustata 088-23-002a
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Dentaria heterophylla
(?) Cardamine heterophylla

Flower cluster terminal, the petals white to pinkish, 0.4"-0.6" long, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon Common Name: Dissected Toothwort, Fineleaf Toothwort
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine dissecta
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine dissecta
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine angustata var. multifida 088-23-002b
SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Dentaria multifida
SYNONYMOUS WITH Cardamine multifida

Four petals 0.5"-0.7" long, borne in terminal clusters, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Cutleaf Toothwort
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine concatenata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine concatenata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine concatenata 088-23-003
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Dentaria laciniata

Flower cluster is terminal; the petals are 0.5"-0.8" long, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Bulbous Bittercress, Spring Cress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine bulbosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine bulbosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine bulbosa 088-23-004
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Cardamine rhomboidea

4 petals about 0.5" long. Flowers on stalks ~0.4" long, in terminal raceme, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


range map need picture of flower of Cardamine douglassii, Limestone Bittercress, Douglass's Bittercress, Purple Cress, Pink Spring-cress
Common Name: Limestone Bittercress, Douglass's Bittercress, Purple Cress, Pink Spring-cress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine douglassii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine douglassii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine douglassii 088-23-005


range map need picture of flower of Cardamine rotundifolia, Mountain Watercress, American Bittercress
Common Name: Mountain Watercress, American Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine rotundifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine rotundifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine rotundifolia 088-23-006


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Clematis-leaved Bittercress, Mountain Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine clematitis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine clematitis
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine clematitis 088-23-007


Found at high elevations (1200m & above), per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Blue Ridge Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine flagellifera +
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine flagellifera +
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine clematitis 088-23-007?


Found mainly at moderate to low elevations, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hairy Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine hirsuta
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine hirsuta
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine hirsuta 088-23-008


Petals white, 2-3mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Woodland Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine flexuosa
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Cardamine flexuosa
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine flexuosa 088-23-009
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database Cardamine debilis

Petals white, spatulate, 2.5-4(5)mm long, per Flora of North America.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Pennsylvania Bittercress, Quaker Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine pensylvanica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine pensylvanica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine pensylvanica 088-23-010


Petals white, 2-3mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cardamine micranthera, Streambank Bittercress, Small-anthered Bittercress
Common Name: Streambank Bittercress, Small-anthered Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine micranthera
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine micranthera
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine micranthera 088-23-011


range map need picture of flower of Cardamine parviflora var. arenicola, Sand Bittercress, Small-flowered Bittercress
speaker icon Common Name: Sand Bittercress, Small-flowered Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cardamine parviflora var. arenicola
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine parviflora var. arenicola
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cardamine parviflora var. arenicola 088-23-012
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cardamine arenicola
LESS THAN Flora of North America Cardamine parviflora

range map need picture of flower of Cardamine impatiens, Narrowleaf Bittercress
Common Name: Narrowleaf Bittercress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cardamine impatiens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cardamine impatiens


camera icon Common Name: Tennessee Gladecress, Least Glade-cress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Leavenworthia exigua var. exigua
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Leavenworthia exigua var. exigua


Petals shallowly notched at the tip, white with a yellow base, very fragrant, per Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia.


camera icon Common Name: Michaux's Glade-cress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Leavenworthia uniflora
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Leavenworthia uniflora


Resembles L. exigua var. exigua, but petals pure white, rounded not notched, per Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia.


camera icon Common Name: Sibara, Virginia-cress
Weakley's Flora: (9/28/12) Planodes virginicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sibara virginica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Sibara virginica 088-24-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Arabis virginica

Petals 4, white, 2-3mm long, entire, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Arabidopsis lyrata ssp. lyrata, Lyreleaf Rockcress, Dwarf Rockcress
Common Name: Lyreleaf Rockcress, Dwarf Rockcress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Arabidopsis lyrata ssp. lyrata
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Arabis lyrata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Arabis lyrata 088-25-001
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Arabis lyrata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Arabidopsis lyrata ssp. lyrata

range map need picture of flower of Turritis glabra, Tower Mustard
Common Name: Tower Mustard
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Turritis glabra
(?) PLANTS National Database: Arabis glabra
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Arabis glabra 088-25-002
(?) Flora of North America Turritis glabra

range map need picture of flower of Arabis patens, Spreading Rockcress
speaker icon Common Name: Spreading Rockcress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Arabis patens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Arabis patens
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Arabis patens 088-25-003
SYNONYMOUS WITH Transfer of most North American species of Arabis to Boechera (Al-Shehbaz,2003) Boechera patens

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Smooth Rockcress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Boechera laevigata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Arabis laevigata var. laevigata
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Arabis laevigata var. laevigata 088-25-004a
GREATER THAN (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968) Arabis laevigata var. burkii
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Arabis laevigata

Four white petals to 1/4" long, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


range map need picture of flower of Boechera burkii, Burk's Smooth Rockcress
Common Name: Burk's Smooth Rockcress
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Boechera burkii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Arabis laevigata var. burkii
LESS THAN (MISAPPLIED IN PART) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Arabis burkii
LESS THAN Transfer of most North American species of Arabis to Boechera (Al-Shehbaz,2003) Boechera laevigata

camera icon Common Name: Missouri Rockcress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Boechera missouriensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Arabis missouriensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Arabis laevigata var. missouriensis 088-25-004c


The four petals erect, creamy white, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Sicklepod, Canada Rockcress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Boechera canadensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Arabis canadensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Arabis canadensis 088-25-005


Sepals form a round cup at flower base. Petals spreading & about 1.5x longer, per www.minnesotawildflowers.info.


range map need picture of flower of Arabis georgiana, Georgia Rockcress
Common Name: Georgia Rockcress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Arabis georgiana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Arabis georgiana


camera icon Common Name: Carolina Warea, Carolina Pineland-cress
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Warea cuneifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Warea cuneifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Warea cuneifolia 088-26-001


Flowers clustered in tight terminal racemes, the petals clawed, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.


camera icon Common Name: Arugula, Garden Rocket, Rocket-salad, Salad-rocket
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eruca vesicaria ssp. sativa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Eruca sativa
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Eruca eruca

Petals cream or yellow (w dark veins), broadly obovate, claw differentiated, per Flora of North America.


camera icon Common Name: Annual Honesty, Money Plant, Silver-dollar Plant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lunaria annua
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lunaria annua


Petals 4, usually purple or lavender, obovate, much longer than sepals, per Flora of North America.


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