Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Forb
Winter annual

Non-native: Europe
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common (rare in GA)

Look for it in disturbed areas, fields, lawns, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun

LEAVES:
Pinnately compound

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Pink
Bisexual
5 sepals
5 petals
10 stamens (5 fertile & 5 sterile)

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Geraniales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Erodium cicutarium   FAMILY Geraniaceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Erodium cicutarium ssp. cicutarium   FAMILY Geraniaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 101-02-001:
Erodium cicutarium   FAMILY Geraniaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Common Storksbill, Filaree, Heronsbill