OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Solidago verna

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-49-034:
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Solidago verna

 

COMMON NAME:
Spring-flowering Goldenrod, Spring Goldenrod


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May        NC

In cultivation

Leaves basally disposed, elongate, soft-villous; flowering May-June; rays 7-12, per Weakley's Flora.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Solidago verna

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-49-034:
Solidago verna   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Solidago verna

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3166

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas

Rare

Habitat: Moist pine savannas, lower slopes of sandhills, pineland roadbanks, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple

Leaves basally disposed (basal & lower stem leaves larger, petiolate, & usually persistent); middle and upper stem leaves smaller & less petiolate

Alternate & basal

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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