OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Anthemis arvensis   FAMILY Asteraceae


(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Anthemis arvensis   FAMILY Asteraceae

INCLUDING Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Anthemis arvensis var. agrestis

INCLUDING Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Anthemis arvensis var. arvensis

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-80-001:
Anthemis arvensis   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Corn Chamomile, Field Chamomile


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image of Anthemis arvensis, Corn Chamomile, Field Chamomile

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_anar6_001_lvd

        

image of Anthemis arvensis, Corn Chamomile, Field Chamomile

Terry Holdsclaw    tdh_anthemis_arvensis_2

April    Iredell County    NC

Similar to A. cotula, but not ill-smelling, and with fertile ray flowers, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.

image of Anthemis arvensis, Corn Chamomile, Field Chamomile

Terry Holdsclaw    tdh_anthemis_arvensis_3

April    Iredell County    NC

Resembles Oxeye Daisy but with smaller flowers and finely dissected foliage, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.

image of Anthemis arvensis, Corn Chamomile, Field Chamomile

Terry Holdsclaw    tdh_anthemis_arvensis_1

May    Iredell County    NC

Leaves finely bipinnately or tripinnately dissected, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Anthemis arvensis   FAMILY Asteraceae

(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Anthemis arvensis   FAMILY Asteraceae

INCLUDING Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Anthemis arvensis var. agrestis

INCLUDING Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Anthemis arvensis var. arvensis

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-80-001:
Anthemis arvensis   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

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105

Forb
Winter annual

Non-native: Europe

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common (uncommon in Coastal Plain, rare in GA)

Look for it on roadsides, in disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

LEAVES:
Simple: 2- or 3-pinnately dissected
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Rays: White
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Achene

 

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