OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Flaveria bidentis   FAMILY Asteraceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Flaveria bidentis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Flaveria bidentis

 

COMMON NAME:
coastal plain yellowtops


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image of Flaveria bidentis, coastal plain yellowtops

Keith Bradley    kab_f_bidentis_9280

July    Miami-Dade County    FL

Heads 20-100+ in tight subglomerules in scorpioid, cymiform arrays, per Flora of North America.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Flaveria bidentis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Flaveria bidentis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Flaveria bidentis

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3930

Forb
Annual

Non-native: tropical America

Habitat: Disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite
Lower leaves have petioles.

FLOWER:
Winter/Spring/Summer/Fall
Rays: 0 or 1, whitish or pale yellow
Disc: Yellow
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate
Inferior ovary

Flower heads in terminal, somewhat scorpioid arrays

FRUIT:
Winter/Spring/Summer/Fall

 

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