Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3634

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - NC SC

Rare

Look for it in woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite
Leaves sessile, or petioles to 3mm long

FLOWER:
Summer
Disc: White
Rays: Absent
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Lustrous black
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Eupatorium cordigerum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Eupatorium rotundifolium var. cordigerum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

GREATER THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-34-016b?:
Eupatorium rotundifolium var. ovatum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

LESS THAN Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Eupatorium rotundifolium

LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Eupatorium pubescens

 

COMMON NAME:
Clasping Roundleaf Eupatorium