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 4 taxa in the family Cyrillaceae, Cyrilla family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Titi, Swamp Cyrilla, Leatherwood
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyrilla racemiflora   FAMILY: Cyrillaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyrilla racemiflora   FAMILY: Cyrillaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Cyrilla racemiflora 111-01-001   FAMILY: Cyrillaceae

 

Look for it in pocosins, swamps, lake & flatwood pond margins, streambanks, pine flatwoods

Common (rare in Piedmont)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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speaker icon Common Name: Buckwheat-tree, Black Titi, Buckwheat-bush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cliftonia monophylla   FAMILY: Cyrillaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cliftonia monophylla   FAMILY: Cyrillaceae

 

Look for it in acid bogs, bayheads, swamps, and streambanks

Common in GA, rare in SC (an endemic)

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Coastal Sweet-pepperbush, Coastal White-alder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Clethra alnifolia   FAMILY: Cyrillaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Clethra alnifolia   FAMILY: Clethraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Clethra alnifolia var. alnifolia 143-01-002a   FAMILY: Clethraceae

 

Look for it in pocosins, blackwater swamp forests, non-riverine swamp forests

Common (rare in Piedmont), primarily endemic to the Southeastern Coastal Plain

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Downy Sweet-pepperbush, Downy White-alder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Clethra tomentosa   FAMILY: Cyrillaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Clethra alnifolia   FAMILY: Clethraceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Clethra alnifolia var. tomentosa 143-01-002b   FAMILY: Clethraceae

 

Look for it in pocosins, swamps, streambanks

Uncommon

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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