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 7 taxa in the family Eriocaulaceae, Pipewort family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Ravenel's Pipewort
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eriocaulon ravenelii   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eriocaulon ravenelii   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Eriocaulon ravenelii 036-01-001   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae

 

Look for it in wet pine savannas

Rare

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Ten-angle Pipewort, Hat Pin, Hard Pipewort
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eriocaulon decangulare var. decangulare   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eriocaulon decangulare var. decangulare   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Eriocaulon decangulare 036-01-002   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae

 

Look for it in wet savannas and pine flatwoods, bogs, seasonally flooded ponds

Common in Coastal Plain (uncommon to rare elsewhere)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Flattened Pipewort, Hat Pin
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eriocaulon compressum   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eriocaulon compressum   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Eriocaulon compressum 036-01-003   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae

 

Look for it in ponds, lakes, other depressions, wetter places in pine flatwoods & pine savannas

Common in Coastal Plain (rare elsewhere)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Texas Hatpins, Texas Pipewort
Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Eriocaulon texense   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eriocaulon texense   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae

 

Look for it in sandhill seepage bogs, Altamaha Grit outcrops, seepage over granite in the Blue Ridge Escarpment

Rare

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Yellow Hatpins, Bantam-buttons
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Syngonanthus flavidulus   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Syngonanthus flavidulus   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Syngonanthus flavidulus 036-02-001   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae

 

Look for it in pine savannas, pine flatwoods, borders of pineland ponds, and adjacent ditches

Uncommon in GA, rare in NC-SC

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Bogbuttons
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lachnocaulon beyrichianum   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lachnocaulon beyrichianum   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lachnocaulon beyrichianum 036-03-001   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae

 

Look for it in upper margins of Coastal Plain doline ponds (sometimes under scrub oaks), flatwoods

Rare

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Bogbuttons, Savanna Bogbuttons, Whitehead Bogbutton
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lachnocaulon anceps   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lachnocaulon anceps   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lachnocaulon anceps 036-03-003   FAMILY: Eriocaulaceae

 

Look for it in moist to dry sands, moist peats, in pinelands, sometimes locally abundant in open disturbed areas where competition has been removed

Common in Coastal Plain (rare elsewhere)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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