Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Lindera from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Magnoliids: Laurales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Southern Spicebush, Pondberry
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Bruce A. Sorrie bas_lindera_melissifolia4
July Sampson County NC
Drupe ellipsoid, bright red [when ripe], 10-11.5mm long, on 9-12mm stalks, per Trees, Shrubs, and Woody Vines of Northern Florida and Adjacent Georgia and Alabama by Robert Godfrey.