Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1497

Forb
Perennial
Dioecious

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

Common in NC Mountains, rare elsewhere in GA-NC-SC

Look for it in bogs, marshes, wet forests, per Weakley's Flora

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

LEAVES:
Ternately & pinnately decompound
Mostly alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White (filaments)
Unisexual
Radially symmetrical
4(-6) sepals
Petals absent
Superior ovary
Inflorescence paniculate

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Aggregate of achenes

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Thalictrum pubescens   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Thalictrum pubescens   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

<LESS THAN & NOMEN NUDUM VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 076-11-009:
Thalictrum polygamum   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Common Tall Meadow-rue, King-of-the-meadow, Late Meadow-rue