Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Forb
Perennial

Non-native: east Asia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Rare

Look for it in dry woodlands, forests, edges of granitic flatrocks, suburban areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:
Summer
Orange
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
6 tepals
3 stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Asparagales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Iris domestica   FAMILY Iridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Belamcanda chinensis   FAMILY Iridaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 046-01-001:
Belamcanda chinensis   FAMILY Iridaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Blackberry-lily