Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2338

Forb
Annual

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

Common

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

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...Moist ...Variable

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal rosette & opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
White
Bisexual
Calyx lobes minute or obsolete
5-lobed funnelform corolla
3 exserted stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring
Nutlet

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Valerianella radiata   FAMILY Valerianaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Valerianella radiata   FAMILY Valerianaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 175-01-002:
Valerianella radiata   FAMILY Valerianaceae

GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Valerianella radiata

GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Valerianella woodsiana

 

COMMON NAME:
Corn-salad, Beaked Corn-salad