OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Bowlesia incana   FAMILY Apiaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Bowlesia incana   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Bowlesia septentrionalis

 

COMMON NAME:
Hoary Bowlesia


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image of Bowlesia incana, Hoary Bowlesia

Keith Bradley    kab_bowlesia_incana_2339

March    Richland County    SC

Olympia Park

Leaves orbicular, as wide as or wider than long, lobed but otherwise entire, per Weakley's Flora (2015).

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Bowlesia incana   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Bowlesia incana   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Bowlesia septentrionalis

 

Find by scientific name:

3915

Forb
Winter annual

Non-native: South America

Documented growing wild in - - SC

Rare

Look for it in open wet hammocks and bottomlands, suburban woodlands, per Weakley's Flora

map
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partial shade ...Wet ...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite
Leaves have long petioles.

FLOWER:
Spring
Pale greenish-white
5-merous
Inferior ovary

Flowers in axillary clusters

FRUIT:
Schizocarp of two mericarps

 

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