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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Arnoglossum ovatum var. ovatum   FAMILY Asteraceae__   Go to FSUS key


INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Arnoglossum ovatum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Arnoglossum ovatum

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990)
Cacalia ovata

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Mesadenia elliottii

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Mesadenia maxima

 

COMMON NAME:
Broadleaf Indian Plantain, Ovateleaf Indian Plantain, Ovateleaf Cacalia


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Arnoglossum ovatum var. ovatum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Arnoglossum ovatum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Arnoglossum ovatum

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990)
Cacalia ovata

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Mesadenia elliottii

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Mesadenia maxima

 

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3175

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia

Uncommon

Habitat: Bottomlands, bay forests, moist or wet forests, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: Creamy-white
Rays: Absent
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Dark brown/Blackish
Achene

 

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