Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4368

Forb
Winter annual/Biennial

Non-native: South America, apparently

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon (rare in NC Piedmont)

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate (basal usually withered by flowering)
Leaves sessile

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Disc: Yellow or yellowish Rays: Absent
Disc flowers bisexual
Inferior ovary
Inflorescence a panicle

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (2/8/20):
Erigeron bonariensis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Conyza bonariensis   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 179-44-007:
Erigeron bonariensis   FAMILY Asteraceae

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Leptilon bonariense

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Leptilon linifolium

 

COMMON NAME:
South American Horseweed, Hairy Fleabane


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