Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1275

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in (GA) (NC) (SC)

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full sun partial shade ...Moist ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate, usually also basal

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Blackish-purple
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers sterile
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Yellow
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Rudbeckia fulgida +   FAMILY Asteraceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rudbeckia fulgida +   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-61-003:
Rudbeckia fulgida   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Orange Coneflower, Eastern Coneflower