OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Solidago auriculata   FAMILY Asteraceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago auriculata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-49-035:
Solidago notabilis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Solidago notabilis

 

COMMON NAME:
Eared Goldenrod


         To see larger pictures, click or hover over the thumbnails.

image of Solidago auriculata, Eared Goldenrod

JK Marlow    jkm100313_116

March    Gadsden County    FL

Angus Gholson Nature Park

image of Solidago auriculata, Eared Goldenrod

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_s_auriculata_12

August        

image of Solidago auriculata, Eared Goldenrod

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_solidago_auriculata_8

August        

image of Solidago auriculata, Eared Goldenrod

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmsauriculata_stevnscr1

Month Unknown    McCormick County    SC

Stevens Creek Heritage Preserve

image of Solidago auriculata, Eared Goldenrod

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmsauriculata_stevnscr2

Month Unknown    McCormick County    SC

Stevens Creek Heritage Preserve

An elongate, secund inflorescence, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Solidago auriculata, Eared Goldenrod

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmsauriculata_stevnscr3

Month Unknown    McCormick County    SC

Stevens Creek Heritage Preserve

image of Solidago auriculata, Eared Goldenrod

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmsauriculata_stevnscr4

Month Unknown    McCormick County    SC

Stevens Creek Heritage Preserve

Upper leaves are ovate to elliptic with auriculate-clasping bases, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Solidago auriculata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago auriculata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-49-035:
Solidago notabilis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Solidago notabilis

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

2198

Forb
Perennial

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

Rare

Habitat: Rocky forests over circumneutral rocks, bottomland forests, calcareous hammocks, per Weakley's Flora

map
NEW! Click here to see a map from Weakley's Flora of the Southeastern US showing range and abundance.

Click here to see a map showing all occurrences known to SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria. (Zoom in to see more detail.)

LEAVES:
Simple

Leaves basally disposed (basal & lower stem leaves larger, petiolate, & usually persistent); middle and upper stem leaves smaller & less petiolate

Alternate & basal
Stem leaves auriculate-clasping to sessile

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary

Flower heads in elongate secund inflorescences

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



 


Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME: