Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1281

Forb
Perennial

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

Rare

Look for it in moist forests and rock outcrops, per Weakley's Flora

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

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

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

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Blackish
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-61-005:
Rudbeckia triloba   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Common Three-lobed Coneflower, Brown-eyed Susan, Thin-Leaved Coneflower


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picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

Bobbie L Holt    blh1281_a

May    Anderson County    SC

Carolina Wild Native Plant Nursery

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm060716_112

July    Rutherford County    NC

Chimney Rock Park

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_rudbeckia_triloba_8

July        

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140809_431

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140809_434

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

Rays yellow, 1.5-3cm long; disc flowers blackish-purple, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140809_437

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

Stems terete, ribbed, spreading pubescent to glabrous, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140809_440

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

At least some leaves on a plant 3-lobed, per Weakley's Flora.

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140823_084

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

Involucral bracts linear, 5-12mm long, spreading to reflexed, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


click here to see other plants that look similar to this COMPARE involucral bracts of Black-eyed Susan and Cutleaf Coneflower

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140823_089

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

picture of Rudbeckia triloba, image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_rudbeckia_triloba_18

August