Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2621

Shrub
Perennial

Native: primarily midwestern US, disjunct eastward
Documented growing wild in - - -

Rare

Look for it in flood-scoured rocky riverbanks, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
5-merous

FRUIT:
Drupe

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Ceanothus herbaceus   FAMILY Rhamnaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ceanothus herbaceus   FAMILY Rhamnaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Prairie Redroot