Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1153

Forb
Perennial
Has milky sap (latex)

Native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate, reduced upward

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellowish-white/ Pinkish
Disc: Absent
Ray flowers bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Reddish-brown
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Nabalus spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae_

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Prenanthes spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae_

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-06-000:
Prenanthes spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae_

 

COMMON NAME:
Rattlesnake-root


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image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm0504q_08

April    Pickens County    SC

Table Rock State Park

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm120421_147

April    Hendersonvlle County    NC

Holmes Educational Forest

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm120424_621

April    Pickens County    SC

Jocassee Gorges

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm120424_628

April    Pickens County    SC

Jocassee Gorges

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm120424_630

April    Pickens County    SC

Jocassee Gorges

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm0506d_05

June    Rutherford County    NC

Chimney Rock Park

Leaves toothed or lobed, petioled, and exceedingly variable in shape, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm0307h_34

July    Oconee County    SC

Sumter National Forest: Andrew Pickens Ranger District

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm0409e_08

September    Oconee County    SC

Oconee Station/Station Cove

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm0409e_09

September    Oconee County    SC

Oconee Station/Station Cove

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm0511e_29

November    Greenville County    SC

Jones Gap State Park

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm061103_022

November    Oconee County    SC

Sumter National Forest: Andrew Pickens Ranger District

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm061103_024

November    Oconee County    SC

Sumter National Forest: Andrew Pickens Ranger District

image of Nabalus spp., Rattlesnake-root

JK Marlow    jkm061103_027

November    Oconee County    SC

Sumter National Forest: Andrew Pickens Ranger District