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
LESS THAN (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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"Modern botanical classification groups plants by sexual (reproductive) characteristics, but there are other ways to group plants. Native American tribes classify plants by directions of north, south, east, and west. The Cherokee further classify plants by their function — thus there are warrior plants such as brambles and poison ivy, and scout plants such as poplar and plantain." — Joyce A. Wardwell, The Herbal Home Remedy Book