Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Cutleaf Toothwort from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Brassicales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
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Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_dentaria_laciniata
Four sepals, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
JK Marlow jkm070324_081
March Polk County NC
Flower cluster is terminal; the petals are 0.5"-0.8" long, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.
JK Marlow jkm100313_022
March Gadsden County FL
Angus Gholson Nature Park
Whorl of 3 cauline leaves - basal leaves usually absent when in flower, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_d_laciniata
Petals are white, sometimes pinkish to pale lavender, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.
JK Marlow jkm0504k_19
April Henderson County NC
A whorl of 3 cauline leaves, 3-parted into lobed or toothed segments, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
COMPARE leaves of Toothwort species
JK Marlow jkm160422_061b
April Sevier County TN
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Flowers followed by narrow round capsules (siliques), each 1-4cm long, per Wild Flowers of NC, 2nd edition.