Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2796

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in mesic pine-hardwood or oak-hickory woods of upland hammocks, per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Midstem leaves opposite, upper sometimes alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: Pink
Rays: Absent
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Brickellia cordifolia   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Brickellia cordifolia   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Coleosanthus cordifolius

 

COMMON NAME:
Heartleaf Brickellia, Flyr's False-boneset