Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas and Georgia

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A clearinghouse of information
about native and naturalized plants
of the Carolinas and Georgia.

Here you can see pictures of plants in different seasons of the year, hear their Latin names pronounced, learn their natural habitats, discover interesting places to visit, and look up botanical terms.

The ReadMeFirst page is a good place to start. Then use the search tool to query by common or scientific name, by plant description, by family, or even by site. Explore the articles, the links, the recommended books.... currently features 3,474 plants and 20,451 images. For 1,569 plants, the pronunciation of at least one scientific name is demonstrated.

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