Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Sweet-fern
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Comptonia peregrina
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Comptonia peregrina
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Comptonia peregrina 052-01-001

Male flower clusters cylindrical and about 1.25" long, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.


range map need picture of flower of Myrica gale, Sweet-gale
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Sweet-gale
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Myrica gale
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Myrica gale

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Myrica gale

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Gale palustris 052-02-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Myrica gale


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Wax-myrtle, Southern Bayberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Morella cerifera
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Morella cerifera

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America Myrica cerifera

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Myrica cerifera var. cerifera 052-03-001a

Male flowers in sessile, axillary, dense cylindrical catkins, 6-10mm x 4-6mm, per Trees of the Southeastern United States.


range map need picture of flower of Morella pumila, Dwarf Wax-myrtle, Dwarf Bayberry
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Dwarf Wax-myrtle, Dwarf Bayberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Morella pumila
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Morella cerifera

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America Myrica cerifera

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Myrica cerifera var. pumila 052-03-001b

range map need picture of flower of Morella pensylvanica, Northern Bayberry
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Northern Bayberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Morella pensylvanica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Morella pensylvanica

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Myrica pensylvanica

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Myrica pensylvanica 052-03-002

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Pocossin Bayberry, Evergreen Bayberry, Swamp Candleberry, Southern Bayberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Morella caroliniensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Morella caroliniensis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Myrica heterophylla

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Myrica heterophylla 052-03-003

Pistillate (female) catkins.


range map need picture of flower of Morella inodora, Scentless Bayberry, Odorless Bayberry
speaker icon Common Name: Scentless Bayberry, Odorless Bayberry
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Morella inodora
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Morella inodora

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Myrica inodora


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