OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Sphagneticola trilobata   FAMILY Asteraceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Sphagneticola trilobata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990)
Wedelia trilobata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Wedelia trilobata

 

COMMON NAME:
Wedelia


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Sphagneticola trilobata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Sphagneticola trilobata   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990)
Wedelia trilobata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Wedelia trilobata

 

Find by scientific name:

4162

Forb
Annual/Perennial

Non-native: tropical America

Documented growing wild in - - -

Look for it in disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.


Invasive?

This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:

 

 

...Wet

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite
Margins serrate

FLOWER:
Winter/Spring/Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow to orange
Disc: Yellow to orange
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers pistillate & fertile
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:

 

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