Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1430

Forb
Perennial

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

Common in Mountains, uncommon in Piedmont (rare in GA)

Look for it in fields, forests, wetlands, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Wet ...Moist ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary
Flower heads in well-developed paniculate 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 rugosa var. rugosa   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago rugosa ssp. rugosa var. rugosa   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-49-029a:
Solidago rugosa var. rugosa   FAMILY Asteraceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database
Solidago rugosa ssp. rugosa var. villosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Solidago rugosa ssp. rugosa var. rugosa

 

COMMON NAME:
Wrinkle-leaf goldenrod, Rough-stemmed Goldenrod