Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1423

Forb
Perennial

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

Uncommon in GA-NC-SC Mountains, rare in Piedmont

Look for it in meadows, pastures, roadbanks, woodland borders, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & 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 juncea   FAMILY Asteraceae

(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago juncea   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-49-016:
Solidago juncea   FAMILY Asteraceae

GREATER THAN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Solidago juncea var. juncea

GREATER THAN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Solidago juncea var. neobohemica

 

COMMON NAME:
Early Goldenrod