Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3762

Shrub
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Common, endemic to the Coastal Plain

Look for it on streambanks, in marshes, swamps, other moist sites, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet ...Moist

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
Creamy white
Bisexual
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed corolla
5 stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Grayish-blue/ Black
Drupe

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Viburnum scabrellum   FAMILY Adoxaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Viburnum dentatum var. dentatum   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 174-05-008a?:
Viburnum dentatum var. dentatum   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Viburnum dentatum var. venosum

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Viburnum dentatum var. scabrellum

 

COMMON NAME:
Southern Arrowwood