Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2542

Shrub
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Uncommon in GA

Look for it in savannas and seepages, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous/Semi-evergreen
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
White
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
4-5 lobed campanulate corolla
10 included stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer
Black
Berry

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Gaylussacia mosieri   FAMILY Ericaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Gaylussacia mosieri   FAMILY Ericaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Lasiococcus mosieri

 

COMMON NAME:
Mosier's Huckleberry, Hirsute Huckleberry