Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
Flora of North America
Traveler’s Joy, Old Man's Beard
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Non-native: east Asia
Documented growing wild in - - -
Look for it in disturbed areas, where it can be persistent after cultivation, per Weakley's Flora
This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:
Pinnately compound: 5 leaflets
White to cream
4 petaloid sepals
Flowers in axillary clusters
Aggregate of achenes
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Invasive Plants, Guide to Identification, Impacts and Control p226
- New Invaders of the Northeast and Northcentral US p027