Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1672

Forb
Perennial

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

Rare (an endemic)

Look for it in forests, on streambanks, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Evergreen
Simple
Basal rosette

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellow
Radially symmetrical
5 united sepals
5 petals
Numerous stamens

FRUIT:
Summer
Aggregate of achenes

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Geum lobatum   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Waldsteinia lobata   FAMILY Rosaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Waldsteinia lobata

 

COMMON NAME:
Piedmont Barren Strawberry, Lobed Barren Strawberry