Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4243

Fern/Fern ally; Plants usually aquatic, occasionally emergent
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - NC SC

Rare

Look for it in tidal waters, lakes, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Evergreen
Simple
Leaves whorled, at least at maturity

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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Lycophytes: Isoetales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Isoetes riparia   FAMILY Isoetaceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Isoetes riparia var. riparia   FAMILY Isoetaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 005-01-003:
Isoetes riparia   FAMILY Isoetaceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database:
Isoetes riparia var. amesii

LESS THAN Flora of North America
Isoetes riparia

 

COMMON NAME:
Shore Quillwort


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