Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

Hovering over an image will enlarge it and provide commentary (works better on desktop than on mobile).
Clicking click a plant to find out more about it on a particular plant will lead you to more information and/or photographs:

camera icon A camera indicates there are pictures.
speaker icon A speaker indicates there is a sound file demonstrating pronunciation of the botanical name.
plus sign icon A plus sign after a Latin name indicates that the species is further divided into varieties or subspecies.

Your search found 6 taxa.

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

arrow icon arrow

range map
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Ridgestem Yellow Flax, Ridged Yellow Flax
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Linum striatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Linum striatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Linum striatum 099-01-003

 

Look for it in bogs, seepages, other wet places, often growing in Sphagnum

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


range map
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Virginia Yellow Flax, Woodland Flax
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Linum virginianum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Linum virginianum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Linum virginianum var. virginianum 099-01-004a

 

Look for it in dry or moist places

Uncommon

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


range map
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Texas Yellow Flax, Stiff Yellow Flax, Spreading Flax, Texas Flax
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Linum curtissii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Linum medium var. texanum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Linum virginianum var. medium 099-01-004b

 

Look for it in woodlands, other dry to moist places

Common (rare in Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


range map
camera icon Common Name: Florida Yellow Flax, Savanna Flax
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Linum floridanum var. floridanum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Linum floridanum var. floridanum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Linum virginianum var. floridanum 099-01-004c

 

Look for it in savannas, sandhill seeps

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


range map
Common Name: Yellow-fruited Yellow Flax, Florida yellow flax
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Linum floridanum var. chrysocarpum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Linum floridanum var. chrysocarpum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Linum virginianum var. floridanum 099-01-004c?

 

Look for it in wet savannas

Rare (an endemic)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


range map
Common Name: Bicknell's Yellow Flax, Sandplain Yellow Flax
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Linum intercursum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Linum intercursum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Linum virginianum var. floridanum 099-01-004c?

 

Look for it in dry to moist places

Uncommon (rare in GA & SC Piedmont)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


Your search found 6 taxa. You are on page PAGE 1 out of 1 pages.


"Almost anything you do will seem insignificant, but it is very important that you do it." — Mahatma Gandhi