Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 22 taxa.

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Common Name: Dwarf Skullcap, Small Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria parvula   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria parvula var. parvula   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria parvula 164-05-001   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Native to South Carolina

 


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Common Name: Southern Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria australis   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria parvula var. australis   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria parvula 164-05-001?   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in bottomland forests, rocky woodlands, glades, barrens, prairies

Rare

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Shale-barren Skullcap, Glade Skullcap, Leonard's Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria leonardii   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria parvula var. missouriensis   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria parvula 164-05-001?   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in limestone glades, diabase barrens, shale barrens and woodlands, dry sandy soils

Rare

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

 


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speaker icon Common Name: Veined Skullcap, Bottomland Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scutellaria nervosa   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria nervosa   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria nervosa 164-05-002   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in alluvial forests, mesic to dry forests (esp over mafic or calcareous rocks)

Rare

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mad-dog Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria lateriflora   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria lateriflora var. lateriflora   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria lateriflora 164-05-003   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in alluvial forests, bogs, seeps, marshes

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Rock Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria saxatilis   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria saxatilis   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria saxatilis 164-05-004   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Rare in GA-NC-SC

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hyssop Skullcap, Narrow-leaved Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria integrifolia   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria integrifolia   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria integrifolia + 164-05-005   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in wet pine savannas, seeps in forests, bottomlands, other moist sites

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Hoary Skullcap, Downy Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria incana var. incana   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria incana var. incana   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria incana 164-05-006   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in dry to mesic forests and woodlands

Uncommon in GA Mountains & NC Piedmont, rare elsewhere in GA-NC-SC

Native to North Carolina

 


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Common Name: Hoary Skullcap, Downy Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria incana var. australis   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria incana var. australis   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in longleaf pine sandhills, other dry sandy open woods or woodland margins.

Rare (an endemic)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hoary Skullcap, Downy Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria incana var. punctata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria incana var. punctata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria incana 164-05-006?   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in dry to mesic forests and woodlands

Uncommon to rare (broadly endemic to Southern Appalachians)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Showy Skullcap, Serrate Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scutellaria serrata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria serrata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria serrata 164-05-007   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in rich forests

Uncommon in NC, rare in GA & SC

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Large-flowered Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria montana   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria montana   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in mesic hardwood (or hardwood-shortleaf pine) forests

Rare

Native to Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hairy Skullcap, Elliptic-leaved Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria elliptica var. elliptica   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria elliptica var. elliptica   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria elliptica 164-05-008   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in mesic to dry forests

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Hairy Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria elliptica var. hirsuta   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria elliptica var. hirsuta   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria elliptica 164-05-008?   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in mesic to dry forests

Uncommon

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Mellichamp's Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Scutellaria mellichampii   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria incana var. australis   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria mellichampii 164-05-009   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in sandy deciduous forests on river bluffs, maritime hammocks

Rare

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Altamaha Skullcap, Pineland Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria altamaha   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria altamaha   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria mellichampii 164-05-009?   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in sandy or rocky, dry forests

Rare

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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speaker icon Common Name: Heartleaf Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Scutellaria ovata var. ovata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria ovata ssp. ovata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria ovata 164-05-010   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in mesic to submesic forests and woodlands

Rare

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Heartleaf Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Scutellaria ovata var. bracteata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria ovata ssp. bracteata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in dry forests and woodlands, hammocks

Rare

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Heartleaf Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Scutellaria ovata var. rugosa   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria ovata ssp. rugosa   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria ovata 164-05-010?   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in shale barrens, other dry woodlands

Native: north of the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Small's Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria multiglandulosa   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria multiglandulosa   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in sandhills, dry sandy bluff forests

Rare

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Ocmulgee Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria ocmulgee   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria ocmulgee   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in bluff forests and other mesic hardwood forests

Rare

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: falseteeth skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scutellaria pseudoserrata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria pseudoserrata   FAMILY: Lamiaceae

 

Look for it in rich, rocky forests

Rare (an endemic)

Native to Georgia

 


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