OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Eupatorium saltuense   FAMILY Asteraceae__   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Eupatorium altissimum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Eupatorium altissimum

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-34-014:
Eupatorium saltuense   FAMILY Asteraceae__

 

COMMON NAME:
Pasture Thoroughwort, Pasture Eupatorium, Tall Boneset, Tall Thoroughwort


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Eric Ungberg    ung_eupatorium_saltuense

July    Granville County    NC

Leaf teeth often 1-5mm long (measured on the side toward leaf apex), often salient or divergent, per Weakley's Flora (2022).

image of Eupatorium saltuense, Pasture Thoroughwort, Pasture Eupatorium, Tall Boneset, Tall Thoroughwort

Harry LeGrand    hlg_eupatorium_saltuense

September    Granville County    NC

Ledge Creek Preserve

Leaves attenuate-acuminate, the terminal 1/3 extended and generally entire, per Weakley's Flora (2022).

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Eupatorium saltuense   FAMILY Asteraceae__

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Eupatorium altissimum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Eupatorium altissimum

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-34-014:
Eupatorium saltuense   FAMILY Asteraceae__

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3472

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina

Rare in NC

Habitat: Upland forests, woodland borders, marsh edges, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite
Leaves sessile, or petioles to 2mm long

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: White
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Lustrous black
Achene

 

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