Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3863

Forb
Annual

Native to South Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - SC

Rare

Look for it in rich moist forests, calcareous glades, sometimes weedy in disturbed soils, per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist

LEAVES:
Pinnately decompound

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
Bisexual & staminate
5 petals?
Inferior ovary
Inflorescence a compound umbel

FRUIT:
Schizocarp of two mericarps

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Trepocarpus aethusae   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Trepocarpus aethusae   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 140-11-001:
Trepocarpus aethusae   FAMILY Apiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Whitenymph