Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3738

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare, endemic to n&c AL and nw GA

Look for it in sandstone, limestone, and dolostone glades, calcareous prairies, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Mostly basal, with some reduced alternate
Basal leaves have petioles.

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Disc: Pink
Rays: Absent
Disc flowers bisexual and fertile

FRUIT:
Summer
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Marshallia mohrii   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Marshallia mohrii   FAMILY Asteraceae__

 

COMMON NAME:
Coosa Barbara's-buttons