Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon Common Name: Cleome, Spiderflower, Pinkqueen
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Tarenaya hassleriana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cleome hassleriana
(?) (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cleome houtteana 087-01-001

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Cleome spinosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Neocleome spinosa


Petals clawed, claw 1-1.5cm long. Filaments 4-6cm long (longer than petals), per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cleome rutidosperma, Cleome, Fringed Spiderflower
Common Name: Cleome, Fringed Spiderflower
Weakley's Flora: (5/15/11) Cleome rutidosperma
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cleome rutidosperma

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Cleome rutidosperma


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