Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3299

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Rare

Look for it in forests and woodlands over calcareous rock, such as limestone, dolostone, or calcareous siltstone, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
All leaves pinnately-ternately decompound; ultimate segments mostly 1-3mm wide
Basal & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Creamy white
Radially symmetrical
5-merous
Inferior ovary
Compound umbel with 8 or more rays

FRUIT:
Summer
Schizocarp of two mericarps

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Thaspium pinnatifidum   FAMILY Apiaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Thaspium pinnatifidum   FAMILY Apiaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 140-15-003:
Thaspium pinnatifidum   FAMILY Apiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
cutleaf meadowparsnip