Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3175

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Uncommon

Look for it in bottomlands, bay forests, moist or wet forests, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet ...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

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

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Dark brown/Blackish
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Arnoglossum ovatum var. ovatum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Arnoglossum ovatum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990)
Cacalia ovata

 

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