OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Clematis viticaulis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Clematis viticaulis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH -
Coriflora viticaulis

 

COMMON NAME:
Millboro Leatherflower


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Clematis viticaulis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Clematis viticaulis   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH -
Coriflora viticaulis

 

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3210

Forb
Perennial

Native: north of the Carolinas

Documented growing wild in - - -

Rare, endemic to VA

Look for it in shale barrens and shaly woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

full sun partial shade

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Bluish, pale violet
Radially symmetrical
4 petaloid sepals, calyx urceolate
Petals absent
Numerous stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Brownish
Aggregate of achenes

 

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