Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3166

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - NC SC

Rare

Look for it in moist pine savannas, lower slopes of sandhills, pineland roadbanks, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary
Flower heads in elongate secund inflorescences

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-49-034:
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Spring-flowering Goldenrod, Spring Goldenrod