Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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

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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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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)
Bowlesia septentrionalis

 

COMMON NAME:
Hoary Bowlesia