Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1424

Forb
Perennial

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

Common

Look for it in woodlands, glades, barrens, roadbanks, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Variable ...Dry

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 nemoralis var. nemoralis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago nemoralis var. nemoralis   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-49-022:
Solidago nemoralis   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Eastern Gray Goldenrod


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image of Solidago nemoralis var. nemoralis

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_s_nemoralis_dyersweed

August        

image of Solidago nemoralis var. nemoralis

JK Marlow    jkm060928_015

September    York County    SC

Utility right-of-way

Heads in terminal plumes, on one side of grayish, finely hairy branches, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.

image of Solidago nemoralis var. nemoralis

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_solidago_nemoralis

October