Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3106

Forb
Perennial

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

Common

Look for it in wet savannas, natural ponds, marshes, ditches, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate
Leaves have sessile auriculate-clasping bases.

FLOWER:
Summer
Disc: Pink
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer
Black
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Pluchea baccharis   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Pluchea rosea   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-36-001:
Pluchea rosea   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH Aquatic & Wetland Plants of Southeastern US (Godfrey & Wooten, 1979 & 1981)
Pluchea rosea var. rosea

 

COMMON NAME:
Marsh Fleabane, Rosy Camphorweed