Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Naked Tick-trefoil, Naked-flowered Tick Trefoil, Woodland Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Hylodesmum nudiflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium nudiflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium nudiflorum 098-26-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia nudiflora


Rose-purple, pea-like flowers in a loose raceme on a leafless scape, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Heartleaf Tick-trefoil, Clusterleaf Tick-trefoil, Pointedleaf Tick-Trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Hylodesmum glutinosum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium glutinosum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium glutinosum 098-26-002

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia acuminata


Pedicels 3.5-5.5mm. Corolla 5-7mm, per Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States (Isely, 1998).


camera icon Common Name: Fewflower Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Hylodesmum pauciflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium pauciflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium pauciflorum 098-26-003

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia pauciflora


Calyx densely uncinulate-puberulent; petals white, 5-7mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Roundleaf Tick-trefoil, Dollarleaf, Prostrate Tick-trefoil, Sessileleaf Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium rotundifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium rotundifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium rotundifolium 098-26-004

(?) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia michauxii


Erect, sparsely flowered racemes arise from the trailing stem, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hoary Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium canescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium canescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium canescens 098-26-006

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia canescens


Corolla 9-13 mm long [in other words, relatively large for a Desmodium!], per Leguminosae (Fabaceae), vol 3, part 2, Vascular flora of the southeastern United States (Isely, 1990).


range map need picture of flower of Desmodium cuspidatum var. cuspidatum, Long-bracted Tick-trefoil, Toothed Tick-trefoil, Largebract Tick-trefoil
Common Name: Long-bracted Tick-trefoil, Toothed Tick-trefoil, Largebract Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium cuspidatum var. cuspidatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium cuspidatum var. cuspidatum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium cuspidatum 098-26-007

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia grandiflora


camera icon Common Name: Matted Tick-trefoil, Sand Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Desmodium lineatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium lineatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium lineatum 098-26-008

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia arenicola

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia polymorpha


Pedicels 6-16mm long; petals 4-6mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Desmodium tortuosum, Florida Tick-trefoil, dixie tick-trefoil
camera icon Common Name: Florida Tick-trefoil, dixie tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Desmodium tortuosum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium tortuosum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium tortuosum 098-26-009

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia purpurea


range map need picture of flower of Desmodium sessilifolium, Sessile-leaf Tick-trefoil
Common Name: Sessile-leaf Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Desmodium sessilifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium sessilifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium sessilifolium 098-26-010

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia sessilifolia


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Slimleaf Tick-trefoil, Savanna Slender Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium tenuifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium tenuifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium tenuifolium 098-26-011

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia tenuifolia


Inflorescence usually paniculate, pedicels 4-10mm long, petals 4-5mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Pinebarren Tick-trefoil, Pineland Tick-trefoil, Upland Slender Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium strictum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium strictum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium strictum 098-26-012

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia stricta


Inflorescence usually paniculate. Pedicels (4)6-11mm long; petals 3-5mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hairy Small-leaf Tick-trefoil, Littleleaf Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium ciliare
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Desmodium ciliare +
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium ciliare 098-26-013

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia canescens


Petals pink to purplish, 3-5mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Smooth Small-leaf Tick-trefoil, Maryland Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium marilandicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium marilandicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium marilandicum 098-26-014

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia marilandica


Corolla about 5mm long, per Leguminosae (Fabaceae), vol 3, part 2, Vascular flora of the southeastern United States (Isely, 1990).


camera icon Common Name: Stiff Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium obtusum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium obtusum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium obtusum 098-26-015

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia rigida


Corolla pink-purple (-white), 4.5-6mm long, per Leguminosae (Fabaceae), vol 3, part 2, Vascular flora of the southeastern United States (Isely, 1990).


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Panicled Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium paniculatum var. paniculatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium paniculatum var. paniculatum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium paniculatum 098-26-016

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia chapmanii

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia paniculata


Many rose to purple flowers in panicles at the top of 2-4' tall plant, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Smooth Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium laevigatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium laevigatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium laevigatum 098-26-017

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia laevigata


Petals 8-10mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Velvety Tick-trefoil, Velvety Tick-clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium viridiflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium viridiflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium viridiflorum 098-26-018

INCLUDED WITHIN Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Desmodium viridiflorum

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia viridiflora


Petals 5-9mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Nuttall's Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium nuttallii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium nuttallii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium nuttallii 098-26-019

INCLUDED WITHIN Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Desmodium viridiflorum

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia viridiflora


Bracts (subtending clusters of 2-3 flowers) usually villous, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Desmodium floridanum, Florida Tick-trefoil
Common Name: Florida Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium floridanum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium floridanum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium floridanum 098-26-020

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia rhombifolia


range map need picture of flower of Desmodium fernaldii, Fernald's Tick-trefoil
Common Name: Fernald's Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium fernaldii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium fernaldii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium fernaldii 098-26-021

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia rhombifolia


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Tall Tick-trefoil, Dillen's Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmodium glabellum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium glabellum

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

INCLUDED WITHIN Guide to the Vascular Plants of the Blue Ridge (Wofford, 1989) Desmodium paniculatum var. dillenii

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium glabellum 098-26-022

Petals 6-9mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Perplexing Tick-trefoil, Dillen's Tick-trefoil
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Desmodium perplexum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmodium perplexum

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

INCLUDED WITHIN Guide to the Vascular Plants of the Blue Ridge (Wofford, 1989) Desmodium paniculatum var. dillenii

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Desmodium perplexum 098-26-023

(?) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Meibomia dillenii


Corolla 6-8(9)mm long, per Leguminosae (Fabaceae), vol 3, part 2, Vascular flora of the southeastern United States (Isely, 1990).


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