Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

Clicking on particular species will lead you to more information or photographs:

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

Your search found 3 taxa.

arrow icon arrow

camera icon Common Name: Piriqueta, Pitted Stripeseed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Piriqueta caroliniana var. caroliniana
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Piriqueta cistoides ssp. caroliniana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Piriqueta caroliniana 125-01-001

In some flowers, stamens are longer than the pistil, vice versa in others, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Passionflower, Maypop
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Passiflora incarnata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Passiflora incarnata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Passiflora incarnata 131-01-001

Sepals and petals surmounted by elaborate fringelike purple-banded corona, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Yellow Passionflower
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Passiflora lutea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Passiflora lutea
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Passiflora lutea 131-01-003

5 slender petals, 5 greenish sepals, a corona of threadlike segments, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


Your search found 3 taxa. You are on page PAGE 1 out of 1 pages.


"Gardeners have long recognized the importance of native plants in the home landscape for their wildlife value and their hardiness, and for their unique spot in the ecology of local environments." — Marian St. Clair, freelance garden writer