Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2652

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Rare (an endemic)

Look for it in clay soils in low woods, seeps on sandstone or granitic rocks, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall

 

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Lycophytes: Isoetales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Isoetes melanopoda ssp. sylvatica   FAMILY Isoetaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Isoetes melanopoda   FAMILY Isoetaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 005-01-001:
Isoetes melanopoda   FAMILY Isoetaceae

LESS THAN Flora of North America
Isoetes melanopoda

 

COMMON NAME:
Eastern Blackfoot Quillwort