Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Eastern Prairie Anemone from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Eastern Prairie Anemone, Ten-petal Anemone, Southern Thimbleweed, Glade Windflower
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Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Habitat: Thin, circumneutral soils around rock outcrops, calcareous glades, calcareous hammocks (in FL), calcareous bluffs, chalk outcrops & thin-soiled black-belt prairies, lawns and mowed roadsides (over calcareous soils), per Weakley's Flora
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Basal & leaf-like bracts
8-20 petaloid sepals
Aggregate of achenes
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia p045
- Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast p175
- Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains p046