Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2705

Forb
Perennial

Native: Florida

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LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:
Winter/Spring
Disc: Whitish
Rays: Absent
Disc flowers bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Melanthera angustifolia   FAMILY Asteraceae__

 

COMMON NAME:
Everglades squarestem


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Patrick D. McMillan    pdmmangustatifolia_lpk1

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Patrick D. McMillan    pdmmangustifolia_lpk2

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Flower heads with 20-100+ disc florets and (usually) no ray flowers, per Flora of North America.