Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2519

Forb
Annual

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

Introduced at scattered locations in North America, such as AL, FL, KY, MD & PA

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:

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

 

LEAVES:

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Rays: White
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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



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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Tripleurospermum inodorum   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Tripleurospermum perforatum   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Matricaria perforata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Tripleurospermum perforata

 

COMMON NAME:
Scentless Chamomile, False Chamomile


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image of Tripleurospermum inodorum

Kohler's Medizinal Pflanzen    wik_t_inodorum_kohlers178

        

An illustration from Kohler's Medizinal-Pflanzen, 1897, in the public domain.

image of Tripleurospermum inodorum

Caleb Slemmons, University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, Bugwood.org    bug_5422896

Month Unknown        

image of Tripleurospermum inodorum

Caleb Slemmons, University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, Bugwood.org    bug_5422900

Month Unknown        

Heads (1)10-200+, in corymbiform arrays of solitary heads at branch ends, per Flora of North America.

image of Tripleurospermum inodorum

Bruce Ackley, The Ohio State University, Bugwood.org    bug_5438308

Month Unknown        

Heads 3-4.5cm in diameter, with 10-25 ray florets, per Flora of North America.

image of Tripleurospermum inodorum

Bruce Ackley, The Ohio State University, Bugwood.org    bug_5438315

Month Unknown        

image of Tripleurospermum inodorum

Bruce Ackley, The Ohio State University, Bugwood.org    bug_5438318

Month Unknown        

Leaf blades 2-8cm, ultimate lobes filiform, 4-20mm, not fleshy, per Flora of North America.

image of Tripleurospermum inodorum

Bruce Ackley, The Ohio State University, Bugwood.org    bug_5438327

Month Unknown