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 1 taxon in the family Myrtaceae, Myrtle family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.

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drawing of Melaleuca quinquenervia, Paperbark Tree , Meleleuca, Punktree need picture of leaf or frond of Melaleuca quinquenervia, Paperbark Tree , Meleleuca, Punktree need picture of flower of Melaleuca quinquenervia, Paperbark Tree , Meleleuca, Punktree need picture of sepals or involucral bracts of Melaleuca quinquenervia, Paperbark Tree , Meleleuca, Punktree need picture of fruit of Melaleuca quinquenervia, Paperbark Tree , Meleleuca, Punktree
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Common Name: Paperbark Tree , Meleleuca, Punktree
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Melaleuca quinquenervia   FAMILY: Myrtaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Melaleuca quinquenervia   FAMILY: Myrtaceae

 

Look for it in wetlands, disturbed areas

Non-native: Australia

 


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