Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - NC SC

Uncommon

Look for it in rich, moist soils on slopes or in bottomlands, per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple: Dissected, appearing compound
Whorled or opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
White
5-6 petaloid sepals (usually)
Petals absent

FRUIT:
Spring
Brownish
Aggregate of achenes

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Anemone lancifolia   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Anemone lancifolia   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 076-16-004:
Anemone lancifolia   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Mountain Anemone, Lanceleaf Anemone