Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


617

Forb
Annual

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common

Look for it in openings, woodlands, coastal dunes, sandy pinelands, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: Whitish/Pinkish
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Brown
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium   FAMILY Asteraceae__

GREATER THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium ssp. obtusifolium   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-40-001:
Gnaphalium obtusifolium   FAMILY Asteraceae__

GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database
Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium ssp. praecox

 

COMMON NAME:
Fragrant Rabbit Tobacco, Sweet Everlasting, Catfoot