Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Carolina Redroot
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lachnanthes caroliniana
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) PLANTS National Database: Lachnanthes caroliana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lachnanthes caroliniana 045-01-001


Look for it in wet savannas, pocosin edges, shores of Coastal Plain depression ponds, ditches, wet disturbed ground


Native to the Carolinas & Georgia


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Common Name: Goldencrest
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lophiola aurea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lophiola aurea
INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lophiola americana 045-02-001


Look for it in wet savannas, bogs, marshes, ditches adjacent to these natural habitats

Rare in Ga & NC (only a few populations remain in NC)

Native to North Carolina & Georgia


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"We gardeners should be careful not to come between native birds and their partners, native plants. We've planted a number of nonnative species that are invading and degrading the wild habitats upon which birds depend. For example, Japanese honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica) has aggressively formed monocultures across the US, and although birds readily consume its fruits, it is replacing once-diverse native food sources, including dogwoods and viburnums, limiting the nutritious variety of foods that were historically available throughout the year." — Janet Marinelli, The Wildlife Gardener's Guide