Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


766

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - NC SC

Rare

Look for it in rich forests, either on natural levees with very nutrient-rich sediments or on slopes with underlying mafic rocks, per Weakley's Flora

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shade ...Moist

LEAVES:
Ternately decompound
Basal & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
White
5 sepals
Petals absent

FRUIT:
Spring
Aggregate of follicles

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Enemion biternatum   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Enemion biternatum   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 076-07-001:
Isopyrum biternatum   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
False Rue-anemone, Isopyrum