Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Inkberry at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Aquifoliales
Inkberry, Bitter Gallberry, Little Gallberry
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JK Marlow jkm130406_876
April Richmond County GA
Leaves 3-4x long as wide, crenate in the apical 1/2 to 1/3 (or rarely entire), per Weakley's Flora.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmiglabra_srec
May Richland County SC
Sandhills Recreation Center
Female flowers mostly solitary, male in small clusters, on separate plants, per Forest Plants of the Southeast and Their Wildlife Uses.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmiglabra_fb1
Leaves elliptic with a tapering base, leathery, lustrous yellow-green above, per Forest Plants of the Southeast and Their Wildlife Uses.
JK Marlow jkm161001_750
September Chesterfield County SC
Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge
Fruit a dry drupe, solitary in axils, 5-7mm wide, green maturing to black, per Forest Plants of the Southeast and Their Wildlife Uses.