Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


724

Forb
Perennial

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

Common

Look for it in bogs, marshes, other wet habitats, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Yellow/ Yellow-orange
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5 persistent sepals
5 petals
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Malpighiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Hypericum mutilum var. mutilum   FAMILY Hypericaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hypericum mutilum   FAMILY Clusiaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 126-01-024:
Hypericum mutilum   FAMILY Hypericaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Common Dwarf St. Johnswort