Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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range map need picture of flower of Tribulus terrestris, Puncture-weed, Caltrop, Devil's-thorn
speaker icon Common Name: Puncture-weed, Caltrop, Devil's-thorn
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Tribulus terrestris
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Tribulus terrestris
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Tribulus terrestris 102-01-001


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Jamaica Feverplant, Burr-nut
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Tribulus cistoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Tribulus cistoides


Flowers about 1" wide. Fruit 5/8" wide, hard and armed with 4 stout spines, per Everglades Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: Greater Caltrop
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Kallstroemia maxima
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Kallstroemia maxima
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Kallstroemia maxima 102-02-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Kallstroemia maxima

The flower morphology is similar to Tribulus, per Wikipedia.


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