Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3667

Forb
Annual/Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common

Look for it in salt and brackish marshes, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disk: Pink
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Pluchea odorata   FAMILY Asteraceae__

GREATER THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Pluchea odorata var. odorata   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-36-004:
Pluchea purpurascens   FAMILY Asteraceae__

GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database
Pluchea odorata var. succulenta

 

COMMON NAME:
Saltmarsh Fleabane, Camphorweed