Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3662

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Rare

Look for it in longleaf pine sandhills, other dry pinelands, xeric fluvial sand ridges, Piedmont barrens and rocky woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

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...Dry

LEAVES:
Basal rosettes evergreen?
Simple
Basal rosette & alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary
Flower heads in elongate secund inflorescences

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Solidago tarda   FAMILY Asteraceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago arguta var. arguta   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Solidago tarda

INCLUDED WITHIN Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011)
Solidago arguta var. caroliniana

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-49-017?:
Solidago arguta   FAMILY Asteraceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Solidago ludoviciana

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Solidago tarda

 

COMMON NAME:
Atlantic Goldenrod


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