Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1413

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Uncommon

Look for it in woodlands, woodland borders, road margins, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Variable

LEAVES:
Basal rosettes evergreen
Simple
Basal rosette & alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary
Flower heads in elongate secund inflorescences

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Solidago arguta var. arguta   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago arguta var. arguta   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-49-017:
Solidago arguta   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Forest Goldenrod, Sharp-leaved Goldenrod