Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


375

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia (& found in close proximity to SC)

Documented growing wild in GA - -

Uncommon in GA, an endemic

Look for it in seasonally flooded pineland depressions, either herbaceous-dominated or under a canopy of Taxodium ascendens, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet ...Variable

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
Rays: Pink
Disc: ?
Disc flowers bisexual/ Ray flowers pistillate
Disk flowers have 4 corolla lobes & 4 anthers
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Coreopsis nudata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Coreopsis nudata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Coreopsis nudata

 

COMMON NAME:
Swamp Coreopsis


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