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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Forestiera segregata   FAMILY Oleaceae   Go to FSUS key


INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Forestiera segregata var. segregata   FAMILY Oleaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database
Forestiera segregata var. pinetorum

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Forestiera globularis

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Forestiera pinetorum

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Forestiera porulosa

 

COMMON NAME:
Florida-privet, Florida Forestiera


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Forestiera segregata   FAMILY Oleaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Forestiera segregata var. segregata   FAMILY Oleaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database
Forestiera segregata var. pinetorum

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Forestiera globularis

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Forestiera pinetorum

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Forestiera porulosa

 

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2636

Shrub
Perennial
Dioecious or polygamo-dioecious

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

Rare

Habitat: calcareous scrub, shell middens, maritime forests and thickets, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Evergreen
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
WinterSummer/Fall
Greenish-white
Unisexual or bisexual
Radially symmetrical
4-merous
Synsepalous calyx
Petals absent

Flowers in axillary clusters

FRUIT:
WinterSummer/Fall
Blue-black
Drupe

 

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