Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3609

Shrub, Tree
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in open woodlands and glades over calcareous rocks (limestone, calcareous shale), per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
Bisexual
4-merous
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
White
Drupe

 

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



Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Cornales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Cornus drummondii   FAMILY Cornaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cornus drummondii   FAMILY Cornaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Swida drummondii

GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Svida priceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Midwestern Roughleaf Dogwood