Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon Common Name: Fanwort, Carolina Fanwort
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cabomba caroliniana
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Cabomba caroliniana +
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Cabomba caroliniana 075-01-001

 

Look for it in millponds, lakes, slow-moving streams

Uncommon (rare in Piedmont)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Water-shield, Purple Wen-dock
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Brasenia schreberi
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Brasenia schreberi
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Brasenia schreberi 075-02-001

 

Look for it in lakes, ponds, sluggish streams, floodplain oxbow ponds

Common in Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont & Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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