Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3663

Forb
Perennial

Native: north of the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in - - -

Rare

Look for it in crevices in rocky, flood-scoured riversides, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary
Flower heads in well-developed paniculate inflorescences

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):
Solidago rupestris   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Solidago rupestris   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-49-030?:
Solidago altissima   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Solidago canadensis var. rupestris

LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Solidago canadensis

 

COMMON NAME:
Riverbank Goldenrod, Rock Goldenrod