OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Dioscoreales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (5/21/15):
Lophiola aurea   FAMILY Nartheciaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Lophiola aurea   FAMILY Liliaceae

INCLUDING VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 045-02-001:
Lophiola americana   FAMILY Haemodoraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Goldencrest


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (5/21/15):
Lophiola aurea   FAMILY Nartheciaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Lophiola aurea   FAMILY Liliaceae

INCLUDING VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 045-02-001:
Lophiola americana   FAMILY Haemodoraceae

 

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3171

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

Habitat: Wet savannas, bogs, marshes, ditches adjacent to these natural habitats, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Mostly basal

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Bright yellow
Bisexual
6 tepals
6 stamens
Ovary half-inferior

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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