Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2457

Forb
Biennial

Non-native: Europe
Documented growing wild in - - -

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

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

Kentucky Exotic Pest Plant Council, 2013

 

full sun ...Variable

LEAVES:
Simple - pinnatifid
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Lavender/ Pinkish ?
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed calyx ?
4-lobed corolla ?
4 stamens ?

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Nutlet

 

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



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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Dipsacus laciniatus   FAMILY Dipsacaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Dipsacus laciniatus   FAMILY Dipsacaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Cutleaf Teasel