Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon Common Name: Seaside Heliotrope
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Heliotropium curassavicum var. curassavicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Heliotropium curassavicum var. curassavicum
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Heliotropium curassavicum 161-01-001
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Heliotropium curassavicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Heliotropium curassavicum

Flowers in secund, helicoid cymes, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Indian Heliotrope, Turnsole
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Heliotropium indicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Heliotropium indicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Heliotropium indicum 161-01-003
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Tiaridium indicum

Flowers in simple, solitary, bractless, elongate, false, helicoid raceme, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Clasping Heliotrope
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Heliotropium amplexicaule
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Heliotropium amplexicaule
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Heliotropium amplexicaule 161-01-004
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cochranea anchusaefolia

Flowers in a branched series of 3-4 helicoid false racemes, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cynoglossum officinale, Hound's-tongue, Garden Comfrey
Common Name: Hound's-tongue, Garden Comfrey
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cynoglossum officinale
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cynoglossum officinale
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cynoglossum officinale 161-02-001


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Wild Comfrey
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cynoglossum virginianum var. virginianum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cynoglossum virginianum var. virginianum
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cynoglossum virginianum 161-02-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC ERROR) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cynoglossum virginicum

Flowers pale blue, 0.3-0.6" wide, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Virginia Stickseed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Hackelia virginiana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Hackelia virginiana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Hackelia virginiana 161-03-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Lappula virginiana

Tiny (under 1/8" wide) whitish flowers in one-sided racemes, per Newcomb's Wildflower Guide.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Viper's Bugloss, Blue Weed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Echium vulgare
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Echium vulgare
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Echium vulgare 161-04-001


Corolla conspicuously irregular, lobes rounded and spreading, the throat open, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Corn Gromwell
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Buglossoides arvensis ssp. arvensis
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Buglossoides arvensis
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lithospermum arvense 161-05-001


Flowers solitary in the crowded upper leaf axils, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


range map need picture of flower of Lithospermum caroliniense, Coastal Plain Puccoon, Hairy Puccoon, Sandhill Puccoon
Common Name: Coastal Plain Puccoon, Hairy Puccoon, Sandhill Puccoon
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lithospermum caroliniense
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lithospermum caroliniense var. caroliniense
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lithospermum caroliniense 161-05-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Batschia caroliniensis

camera icon Common Name: Hoary Puccoon, Indian-paint
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lithospermum canescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lithospermum canescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lithospermum canescens 161-05-003
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Batschia canescens

Corolla lobes rounded, spreading, entire; tube 7-14mm long; style included, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Stoneseed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lithospermum tuberosum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lithospermum tuberosum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lithospermum tuberosum 161-05-004


Its pale yellow flowers much smaller and less colorful than L. caroliniense, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: American Gromwell, Broadleaf Gromwell
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lithospermum latifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lithospermum latifolium


Stems densely covered with white hairs. Flowers solitary from leaf axils, per www.illinoiswildflowers.info.


camera icon Common Name: Virginia Marbleseed, False Gromwell
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lithospermum virginianum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Onosmodium virginianum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Onosmodium virginianum 161-06-001


Flowers borne in a distinctive, leafy, coiled inflorescence [helicoid cyme], per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: Western Marbleseed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lithospermum occidentale
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Onosmodium bejariense var. occidentale
SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Onosmodium occidentale
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Onosmodium molle ssp. occidentale

Flowers in a leafy, one-sided coil at branch ends, per Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Water Scorpion-grass, True Forget-me-not
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Myosotis scorpioides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Myosotis scorpioides
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Myosotis scorpioides 161-07-001


Corolla larger than the native, with a short tube and 5 spreading lobes, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Smaller Forget-me-not, Marsh Forget-me-not, Tufted Forget-me-not
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Myosotis laxa ssp. laxa
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Myosotis laxa
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Myosotis laxa 161-07-002


Blue flowers with a yellow eye, found in wet places, per Newcomb's Wildflower Guide.


camera icon Common Name: Spring Forget-me-not, Early Forget-me-not, Early Scorpion-grass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Myosotis verna
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Myosotis verna
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Myosotis verna 161-07-003


Flower white; calyx irregular with some of its hairs hooked at the end, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon Common Name: Bigseed Forget-me-not, Scorpion-grass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Myosotis macrosperma
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Myosotis macrosperma
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Myosotis macrosperma 161-07-004


Flowers only 0.12" wide, in tight helical racemes at branch ends, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


range map need picture of flower of Myosotis arvensis, Field Forget-me-not, Field Scorpion-grass
Common Name: Field Forget-me-not, Field Scorpion-grass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Myosotis arvensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Myosotis arvensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Myosotis arvensis 161-07-005


range map need picture of flower of Myosotis discolor, Yellow-and-blue Scorpion-grass, Changing Forget-me-not
Common Name: Yellow-and-blue Scorpion-grass, Changing Forget-me-not
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Myosotis discolor
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Myosotis discolor
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Myosotis discolor 161-07-007
(?) Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Myosotis versicolor

camera icon Common Name: Blue Scorpion-grass
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Myosotis stricta
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Myosotis stricta
(?) (APPARENTLY MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Myosotis micrantha 161-07-008
(?) (APPARENTLY MISAPPLIED) Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Myosotis micrantha

Corolla blue, ~ 1.5mm broad, tube not exceeding the calyx, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Virginia Bluebells, Virginia Cowslip
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Mertensia virginica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mertensia virginica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Mertensia virginica 161-10-001


Terminal clusters of pink buds unfold into porcelain-blue long-necked bells, per Gardening with the Native Plants of Tennessee.


range map need picture of flower of Anchusa arvensis, Small Bugloss, Alkanet
Common Name: Small Bugloss, Alkanet
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Anchusa arvensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Anchusa arvensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Lycopsis arvensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Lycopsis arvensis

range map need picture of flower of Anchusa officinalis, Common Bugloss, Alkanet, Bee Bread
Common Name: Common Bugloss, Alkanet, Bee Bread
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) -
PLANTS National Database: Anchusa officinalis


camera icon Common Name: Prickly Comfrey
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Symphytum asperum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Symphytum asperum


Corolla 10–15 mm, pink, turning deep blue or purple, per Jepson eFlora, University of California, Berkeley.


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