Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1418

Forb
Perennial

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

Common (rare in Piedmont), endemic to the Central & Southern Appalachians

Look for it on moist forested slopes, per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate (basal withered by flowering)

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary
Flower heads in axillary 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 curtisii   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago curtisii   FAMILY Asteraceae

GREATER THAN & LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-49-002:
Solidago curtisii +   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Solidago curtisii var. curtisii

SYNONYMOUS WITH Solidago caesia var. curtisii

 

COMMON NAME:
Curtis' Goldenrod