Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3982

Forb
Annual
Monoecious

Non-native
Documented growing wild in - - SC

Waif(s)

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Greenish?
Unisexual
4-5 sepals in staminate flowers, 2-4 in pistillate flowers
Petals absent
4-5 stamens in staminate flowers

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Laportea aestuans   FAMILY Urticaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Laportea aestuans   FAMILY Urticaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
West Indian Wood Nettle