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

Your search found 1 taxon in the family Haemodoraceae, Bloodwort family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Carolina Redroot

Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lachnanthes caroliniana   FAMILY: Haemodoraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) PLANTS National Database: Lachnanthes caroliana   FAMILY: Haemodoraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lachnanthes caroliniana 045-01-001   FAMILY: Haemodoraceae


Habitat: Wet savannas, pocosin edges, shores of Coastal Plain depression ponds (and similar ponds in the mountains of Virginia), ditches, wet disturbed ground

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia


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