Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1314

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Europe

Documented growing wild in - NC -

Waif(s)

Look for it in moist disturbed areas (escaped from herb and salad gardens), per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist

LEAVES:
Pinnately compound
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer
Greenish
Radially symmetrical
4 united sepals
Petals absent
15-20 stamens

FRUIT:
Summer
Achene

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Poterium sanguisorba var. polygamum   FAMILY Rosaceae

(?) PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Sanguisorba minor ssp. balearica   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Sanguisorba minor ssp. muricata

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 097-10-002:
Sanguisorba minor   FAMILY Rosaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Poterium sanguisorba

SYNONYMOUS WITH -
Poterium polygamum

SYNONYMOUS WITH -
Poterium sanguisorba ssp. muricatum

 

COMMON NAME:
Salad Burnet, Garden Burnet, Fodder Burnet


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image of Poterium sanguisorba var. polygamum, Salad Burnet, Garden Burnet, Fodder Burnet

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_posa16_001_lvd