Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1890

Forb

Native
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellow
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed tubular corolla
5 stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer
Orange
Drupe

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Triosteum angustifolium +   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Triosteum angustifolium   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 174-04-003:
Triosteum angustifolium   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Yellow-fruited Horse-gentian, Lesser Horse-gentian