OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Caryophyllales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (2/8/20):
Salicornia virginica   FAMILY Chenopodiaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Salicornia depressa   FAMILY Chenopodiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Salicornia depressa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Salicornia virginica

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 064-05-002:
Salicornia europaea   FAMILY Chenopodiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
American Glasswort, Samphire, Pickleweed


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (2/8/20):
Salicornia virginica   FAMILY Chenopodiaceae

(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Salicornia depressa   FAMILY Chenopodiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Salicornia depressa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Salicornia virginica

INCLUDED WITHIN (MISAPPLIED) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 064-05-002:
Salicornia europaea   FAMILY Chenopodiaceae

 

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1295

Forb
Annual

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Common

Habitat: Salt pannes in coastal marshes, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple - scale-like, small, connate
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Bisexual
Petals absent
1-2 stamens

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Utricle

 

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