Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Brazilian Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Verbena brasiliensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Verbena brasiliensis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2010) Verbena litoralis var. brevibracteata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena brasiliensis 162-01-001

Spikes short & stout, flowers/fruits overlapping & completely obscuring rachis, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Purpletop Vervain, Tall Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Verbena bonariensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Verbena bonariensis var. conglomerata
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena bonariensis 162-01-002

Corolla tube 4-6(-7)mm, 1.5-2mm longer than the calyx, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Purpletop Vervain, Tall Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Verbena incompta
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Verbena bonariensis
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena bonariensis 162-01-002?

A naturalized plant with tiny violet flowers in a dense 1" spike, per All About South Carolina Wildflowers.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: White Vervain, Nettleleaf Verbena, Velvetleaf Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Verbena urticifolia
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Verbena urticifolia var. urticifolia

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database Verbena urticifolia var. leiocarpa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena urticifolia 162-01-007

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Verbena urticaefolia


Slender branched divaricate spikes with a few scattered minute white flowers, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


range map need picture of flower of Verbena hastata, Blue Vervain, Common Vervain, Simpler's-joy
speaker icon Common Name: Blue Vervain, Common Vervain, Simpler's-joy
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Verbena hastata
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Verbena hastata var. hastata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena hastata 162-01-008

range map need picture of flower of Verbena stricta, Hoary Vervain
Common Name: Hoary Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Verbena stricta
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Verbena stricta
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena stricta 162-01-009

camera icon Common Name: Narrowleaf Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Verbena simplex
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Verbena simplex
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena simplex 162-01-010

Flowers occur on one or more blunt-tipped spikes, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon Common Name: Carolina Vervain, Carolina False Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Verbena carnea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Stylodon carneus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena carnea 162-01-011

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Stylodon carolinensis


The wandlike spikes of 5-lobed flowers are stiffly erect, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Stiff Verbena, Tuberous Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Verbena rigida
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Verbena rigida
(?) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena rigida 162-01-013

Funnelform flower 2.5x longer than the hairy calyx and subtending bract, per Forest Plants of the Southeast and Their Wildlife Uses.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Rose Vervain, Rose Verbena, Creeping Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Glandularia canadensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Glandularia canadensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena canadensis 162-01-014

Flowers borne in dense rounded clusters at the ends of the stems, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Moss Vervain, South American Vervain, Moss Verbena
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Glandularia aristigera
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) PLANTS National Database: Glandularia pulchella
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Verbena tenuisecta 162-01-016

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Glandularia tenuisecta


Corolla about 10mm or more broad and 2-2.5x as long as the calyx, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Glandularia bipinnatifida, Dakota Vervain, Dakota Mock Vervain
Common Name: Dakota Vervain, Dakota Mock Vervain
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Glandularia bipinnatifida
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Glandularia bipinnatifida var. bipinnatifida

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Verbena bipinnatifida


camera icon Common Name: Marsh Frogfruit, Northern Frogfruit, Lanceleaf Frogfruit
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Phyla lanceolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Phyla lanceolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lippia lanceolata 162-02-001

Small pinkish-white flowers in compact beehive-shaped flower heads, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Creeping Frogfruit, Capeweed, Turkey-tangle, Sawtooth Frogfruit
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Phyla nodiflora var. nodiflora
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Phyla nodiflora
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lippia nodiflora 162-02-002

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Phyla nodiflora


A circle of 1/16" wide flowers around a purple floral head, per Florida Keys Wildflowers (Hammer, 2004).


range map need picture of flower of Vitex agnus-castus, Chaste-tree
camera icon Common Name: Chaste-tree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Vitex agnus-castus
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Vitex agnus-castus +
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Vitex agnus-castus 162-03-001

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Beach Vitex, Roundleaf Chaste-tree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Vitex rotundifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Vitex rotundifolia

Small clusters of violet-blue flowers bloom at branch ends, per Invasive Plants, Guide to Identification, Impacts and Control.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: American Beautyberry, French Mulberry, Beautybush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Callicarpa americana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Callicarpa americana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Callicarpa americana 162-04-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Callicarpa americana


Flowers small, tubular, appearing from leaf axils in mid to late summer. — Patrick McMillan


camera icon Common Name: Chinese Beautyberry, Purple Beautyberry
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Callicarpa dichotoma
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Callicarpa dichotoma
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Callicarpa dichotoma 162-04-002

Peduncle 1-2cm long, longer than the petiole of the subtending leaf, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Callicarpa japonica, Japanese Beautyberry
Common Name: Japanese Beautyberry
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Callicarpa japonica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Callicarpa japonica

camera icon Common Name: Florida Lantana, East Florida Lantana
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lantana depressa var. floridana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lantana depressa var. floridana

INCLUDED WITHIN Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011) Lantana camara

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lantana ovatifolia 162-05-001

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Lantana ovatifolia


A large bushy yellow-flowered shrub endemic Florida’s east coast, per The Lantana Mess, A Critical Look at the Genus in Florida (Hammer, 2004).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Lantana, Hedgeflower
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Lantana strigocamara
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) PLANTS National Database: Lantana camara
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lantana camara 162-05-002

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Lantana camara


Flat, compact, 1" clusters of small variously-colored flowers, per Invasive Plants, Guide to Identification, Impacts and Control.


range map need picture of flower of Lantana urticoides, Texas Lantana, Hierba De Cristo, West Indies Shrub-verbena
Common Name: Texas Lantana, Hierba De Cristo, West Indies Shrub-verbena
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Lantana urticoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lantana urticoides
INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lantana horrida 162-05-003

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Trailing Shrub-verbena, Polecat-geranium
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lantana montevidensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lantana montevidensis

Dk green coarsely toothed 1" leaves; 1-1.5" clusters of rosy-lilac flowers, per The Southern Living Garden Book.


range map need picture of flower of Clerodendrum bungei, Clerodendrum, Rose Glorybower
speaker icon Common Name: Clerodendrum, Rose Glorybower
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Clerodendrum bungei
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Clerodendrum bungei

range map need picture of flower of Clerodendrum trichotomum var. ferrugineum, Harlequin Glorybower
speaker icon Common Name: Harlequin Glorybower
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Clerodendrum trichotomum var. ferrugineum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Clerodendrum trichotomum var. ferrugineum

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: American Lopseed
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Phryma leptostachya
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Phryma leptostachya

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Phryma leptostachya var. leptostachya

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Phryma leptostachya 163-01-001

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Phryma leptostachya


Flowers 1/4" long in regularly spaced pairs on one or more slender spikes, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


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