Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3476

Forb

Native: western North America
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Rare

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

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: Greenish
Rays: Absent
Disc flowers bisexual and fertile
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Artemisia ludoviciana   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. ludoviciana   FAMILY Asteraceae__

GREATER THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-83-002:
Artemisia ludoviciana   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Artemisia ludoviciana var. ludoviciana

GREATER THAN Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Artemisia ludoviciana var. gnaphalodes

 

COMMON NAME:
White Sage, Prairie Sage