Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


691

Forb
Perennial
Has milky sap (latex)

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

Common (uncommon in NC Piedmont, rare in SC Piedmont, uncommon in GA)

Look for it in dry to mesic forests, esp along dirt roads, per Weakley's Flora

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partial shade ...Moist ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Mostly alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Absent
Ray flowers bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Black

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Hieracium paniculatum   FAMILY Asteraceae_

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hieracium paniculatum   FAMILY Asteraceae_

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-10-006:
Hieracium paniculatum   FAMILY Asteraceae_

 

COMMON NAME:
Panicled Hawkweed, Leafy Hawkweed