Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2403

Shrub
Perennial
Dioecious

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

Uncommon (rare in NC)

Look for it in wet hammocks, marsh edges, interdune swales, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:
Evergreen
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Fall
Disc: Yellowish
Rays: Absent
Unisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Fall
Tan
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Baccharis glomeruliflora   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Baccharis glomeruliflora   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-43-002:
Baccharis glomeruliflora   FAMILY Asteraceae__

 

COMMON NAME:
Groundsel Tree