OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

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


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Clematis albicoma   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Clematis albicoma

SYNONYMOUS WITH New names and combinations, principally in the Rocky Mountain flora (Weber, 1995)
Coriflora albicoma

 

COMMON NAME:
White-haired Leatherflower


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

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Clematis albicoma   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Clematis albicoma

SYNONYMOUS WITH New names and combinations, principally in the Rocky Mountain flora (Weber, 1995)
Coriflora albicoma

 

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3211

Forb
Perennial

Native: north of the Carolinas

Documented growing wild in - - -

Uncommon, endemic to VA-WV

Look for it in shale barrens, 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

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Bluish, purplish (yellowish toward sepal tips)
Radially symmetrical
4 petaloid sepals, calyx narrowly urceolate
Petals absent
Numerous stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Aggregate of achenes

 

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