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