Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2207

Forb
Perennial

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

Common in Mountains & Carolina Piedmont, uncommon to rare elsewhere in GA-NC-SC

Look for it in moist forests, per Weakley's Flora

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shade ...Moist

LEAVES:
All leaves: usually 2x ternately compound
Basal & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
Pale yellow
Radially symmetrical
5-merous
Inferior ovary
Compound umbel with 5-10 rays

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Schizocarp of two mericarps

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Thaspium barbinode   FAMILY Apiaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Thaspium barbinode   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 140-15-002:
Thaspium barbinode   FAMILY Apiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Hairy-jointed Meadow Parsnip