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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Caryophyllales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/13/22):
Drymaria cordata var. cordata   FAMILY Caryophyllaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Drymaria cordata ssp. cordata   FAMILY Caryophyllaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Drymaria cordata var. cordata

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Drymaria cordata

 

COMMON NAME:
Drymary, West Indian Chickweed, Heartleaf Drymary


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/13/22):
Drymaria cordata var. cordata   FAMILY Caryophyllaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Drymaria cordata ssp. cordata   FAMILY Caryophyllaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Drymaria cordata var. cordata

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Drymaria cordata

 

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490

Forb
Annual

Non-native

Rare

Habitat: Moist hammocks, moist disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Winter/Spring/Summer/Fall
Greenish-white
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5 sepals
(3-)5 petals, or sometimes petals absent
5 stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Winter/Spring/Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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