Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Shrub
Perennial

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

Common

Look for it in dry woodlands, woodland borders (& other places, depending on variety), per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade shade ...Moist ...Dry

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Grayish-white
5-merous
5 petals
5 exserted stamens

FRUIT:
Summer
Drupe

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



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

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

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Ceanothus americanus   FAMILY Rhamnaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 119-02-001:
Ceanothus americanus   FAMILY Rhamnaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
New Jersey Tea, Redroot