Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3587

Forb
Annual/Biennial?

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare in GA

Look for it in limestone glades, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & alternate
Most leaves have petioles.

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Rays: White
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Flower heads with 8-30 ray flowers
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Astranthium integrifolium   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Astranthium integrifolium ssp. integrifolium   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Astranthium integrifolium var. integrifolium

 

COMMON NAME:
eastern western-daisy