Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3379

Forb
Perennial
Dioecious (populations consisting of both pistillate and staminate plants)

Native north of the Carolinas

Documented growing wild in - - -

Look for it in shale barrens and other dry, rocky habitats, per Weakley's Flora

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...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal rosette

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Disc: White/ Purplish
Rays: Absent
Unisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Antennaria virginica   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Antennaria virginica   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Antennaria neglecta var. argillicola

INCLUDING Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Antennaria virginica var. argillicola

INCLUDING Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Antennaria virginica var. virginica

 

COMMON NAME:
Shale Barren Pussytoes


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