Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3038

Forb
Annual

Non-native: Eurasia
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in lawns, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

Tennessee Exotic Pest Plant Council, 2009

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer
Yellow
Mostly bisexual
5-merous
Inferior ovary
Flowers in compound umbels

FRUIT:
Summer
Schizocarp of two mericarps

 

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



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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Bupleurum rotundifolium   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Bupleurum rotundifolium   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 140-16-001:
Bupleurum rotundifolium   FAMILY Apiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Hound's-ear, Hare's-ear, Thoroughwax