Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1314

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Europe
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

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

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...Moist

LEAVES:
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 (11/30/12):
Poterium sanguisorba ssp. muricatum   FAMILY Rosaceae

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

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 097-10-002:
Sanguisorba minor   FAMILY Rosaceae

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

LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Poterium sanguisorba

 

COMMON NAME:
Salad Burnet, Garden Burnet, Fodder Burnet