Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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range map need picture of flower of Astilbe biternata, Appalachian False Goatsbeard
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Appalachian False Goatsbeard
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Astilbe biternata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Astilbe biternata
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Astilbe biternata 094-07-001

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Golden-saxifrage, Water-carpet, Water-mat
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Chrysosplenium americanum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Chrysosplenium americanum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Chrysosplenium americanum 094-08-001

Several short stamens growing from a ring-shaped reddish disk, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Two-leaved Miterwort, Bishop's Cap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Mitella diphylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mitella diphylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Mitella diphylla 094-10-001

Five white fimbriate petals and 5-10 stamens, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mapleleaf Alumroot, Hairy Alumroot, Rock Alumroot, Crag-jangle
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Heuchera villosa
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Heuchera villosa var. villosa
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Heuchera villosa 094-11-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Heuchera villosa var. villosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Heuchera villosa


A cup-shaped white hairy calyx, 5 minute petals, 5 long-extending stamens, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Littleflower Alumroot, Cave Alumroot, Cumberland Grotto Alumroot, Small-flower Alumroot
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Heuchera parviflora var. parviflora
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Heuchera parviflora var. parviflora
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Heuchera parviflora 094-11-002

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Heuchera parviflora


The tiny white flowers are in multiple branched racemes, per Wildflowers & Plant Communities of the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Piedmont.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: American Alumroot
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Heuchera americana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Heuchera americana var. americana
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Heuchera americana 094-11-003

The inflorescence is a pedunculate panicle, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Heuchera caroliniana, Carolina Alumroot
Common Name: Carolina Alumroot
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Heuchera caroliniana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Heuchera caroliniana
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Heuchera americana 094-11-003?

SYNONYMOUS WITH A monograph on the genus Heuchera (Rosendahl, Butters, Lakela, 1936) Heuchera americana var. caroliniana

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Heuchera americana


Common Name: Marbled Alumroot, Downy Alumroot
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Heuchera pubescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Heuchera pubescens
(?) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Heuchera pubescens 094-11-004?

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Heuchera pubescens


Flowers show only a slight extension of stigmas and styles beyond petals, per Vascular Plants of North Carolina.


range map need picture of flower of Heuchera aceroides, longflower alumroot, Mapleleaf Alumroot
Common Name: longflower alumroot, Mapleleaf Alumroot
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Heuchera aceroides
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Heuchera longiflora
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Heuchera longiflora var. aceroides 094-11-005?

SYNONYMOUS WITH A monograph on the genus Heuchera (Rosendahl, Butters, Lakela, 1936) Heuchera longiflora var. aceroides

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Heuchera aceroides


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Heartleaf Foamflower
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Tiarella cordifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Tiarella cordifolia

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Tiarella cordifolia

INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Tiarella cordifolia var. cordifolia 094-12-001a

INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) Tiarella cordifolia var. collina

INCLUDING Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950) Tiarella cordifolia

INCLUDING Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950) Tiarella wherryi


Flowers borne in a terminal raceme [thus mature from the bottom up], per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Brook-saxifrage, Eastern Boykinia, Allegheny Brookfoam, Aconite-saxifrage
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Boykinia aconitifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Boykinia aconitifolia

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Boykinia aconitifolia

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Boykinia aconitifolia 094-13-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Therophon aconitifolium


Flowers have 5 stamens, unlike the true Saxifrages, which have 10, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Michaux's Saxifrage, Cliff Saxifrage
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Micranthes petiolaris
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Saxifraga michauxii

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Micranthes petiolaris

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Saxifraga michauxii 094-14-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Hydatica petiolaris


2 narrow spatulate petals and 3 wider stalked petals spotted with yellow, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


range map need picture of flower of Micranthes species 1, Escarpment Saxifrage
camera icon Common Name: Escarpment Saxifrage
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Micranthes species 1
(?) INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Saxifraga michauxii

(?) INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America Micranthes petiolaris

(?) INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Saxifraga michauxii 094-14-001?

(?) INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Hydatica petiolaris


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Early Saxifrage
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Micranthes virginiensis
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Saxifraga virginiensis var. virginiensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Saxifraga virginiensis 094-14-003

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Micranthes virginiensis


Stamens barely exserted. Flowers white, regular, with 5 petals, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Brook Lettuce, Mountain Lettuce, Branch Lettuce, Lettuceleaf Saxifrage
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Micranthes micranthidifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Saxifraga micranthidifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Saxifraga micranthidifolia 094-14-004

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Micranthes micranthidifolia


Five oval, stalked petals, white with a yellow spot near the base, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Carey's Saxifrage
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Micranthes careyana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Saxifraga careyana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Saxifraga careyana 094-14-005

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Micranthes careyana


Petals clawed or not clawed; stamens exserted, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Micranthes caroliniana, Carolina Saxifrage
Common Name: Carolina Saxifrage
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Micranthes caroliniana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Saxifraga caroliniana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Saxifraga caroliniana 094-14-006

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Micranthes caroliniana


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