Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT)
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Cherry Elaeagnus, Cherry Silverberry
No pictures are available at this time.
Non-native: Japan & China
Documented growing wild in - NC -
Look for it in disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora
IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Armed with spinose spur shoots
4-lobed salverform calyx
4 inserted stamens
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast p099
- Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide p132