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 Cannabaceae, Hops family, as understood by PLANTS National Database.

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camera icon Common Name: Japanese Hops
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Humulus japonicus   FAMILY: Cannabaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Humulus japonicus   FAMILY: Cannabaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Humulus japonicus 058-01-002   FAMILY: Cannabaceae


Look for it disturbed areas, particularly in rich, alluvial soils, where it has become a serious weed along major VA rivers

Common (rare in Carolinas & Georgia)

Non-native: Japan, Taiwan, & China


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Common Name: Marijuana, Hemp
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Cannabis sativa   FAMILY: Cannabaceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Cannabis sativa ssp. sativa var. sativa   FAMILY: Cannabaceae


Look for it in disturbed areas and clandestinely cultivated plots

Rare, perhaps not truly naturalized or persistent, but included here since clandestine cultivated plots may be encountered, especially in fairly remote areas

Non-native: Asia


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