Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3862

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in moist to wet forests over limestone, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet ...Moist

LEAVES:
1-3x ternately compound or simple
Basal & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
Whitish
Radially symmetrical
4(-6) sepals
Petals absent
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Aggregate of achenes

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Thalictrum debile   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Thalictrum debile   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Thalictrum debile

 

COMMON NAME:
Trailing Meadow-rue