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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, 1938)
Lasiococcus mosieri

 

COMMON NAME:
Mosier's Huckleberry, Hirsute Huckleberry


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image of Gaylussacia mosieri, Mosier's Huckleberry, Hirsute Huckleberry

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmgmosieri_ths

June        

Fruit insipid, black [when ripe], conspicuously glandular-hairy, per Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast.

 

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, 1938)
Lasiococcus mosieri

 

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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

map
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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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