Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4340

Forb
Annual
Usually dioecious

Non-native: Asia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Rare, perhaps not truly naturalized or persistent, but included here since clandestine cultivated plots may be encountered, especially in fairly remote areas

Look for it in disturbed areas and clandestinely cultivated plots, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Palmately compound: (3)5-7(9) leaflets
Lower often opposite, upper alternate
Leaves have petioles.

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Greenish, cream, pale yellow
Unisexual

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (2/8/20):
Cannabis sativa   FAMILY Cannabaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cannabis sativa ssp. sativa var. sativa   FAMILY Cannabaceae

INCLUDING Vascular flora of Illinois (Mohlenbrock, 2014)
Cannabis sativa var. sativa

INCLUDING Vascular flora of Illinois (Mohlenbrock, 2014)
Cannabis sativa var. spontanea

SYNONYMOUS WITH Linnaeus
Cannabis sativa

 

COMMON NAME:
Marijuana, Hemp


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