Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3376

Forb
Annual

Non-native: Eurasia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common in Piedmont, uncommon in Mountains, rare in Coastal Plain

Look for it on roadsides, fields, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & low alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Absent
Ray flowers bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Olive-brown
Nutlet

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Crepis pulchra   FAMILY Asteraceae_

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Crepis pulchra   FAMILY Asteraceae_

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-11-002:
Crepis pulchra   FAMILY Asteraceae_

 

COMMON NAME:
Smallflower Hawksbeard


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image of Crepis pulchra

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_crpu3_001_lvd