Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon Common Name: Dodder, Love Vine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta spp.
PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta spp.
Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cuscuta spp. 158-01-000


Clusters of small, white or creamy bell-shaped flowers less than 0.25", per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon Common Name: Compact Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta compacta
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta compacta var. compacta
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cuscuta compacta 158-01-002
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database Cuscuta compacta var. efimbriata

Flowers subtended by 1-10 bracts, per Key to the Dodders (Cuscuta, Convolvulaceae) of Alabama and Adjacent States (Spaulding, 2013).


range map need picture of flower of Cuscuta coryli, Hazel Dodder
Common Name: Hazel Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta coryli
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta coryli
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cuscuta corylii 158-01-003


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Five-angled Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta pentagona
GREATER THAN & LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta pentagona var. pentagona
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cuscuta pentagona 158-01-004


Calyx lobes overlapping, forming definite angles, thus flowers strongly angled, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Field Dodder, Prairie Dodder, Golden Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cuscuta campestris
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta pentagona var. pentagona
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cuscuta campestris 158-01-005
LESS THAN Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Cuscuta pentagona

Larger flowers than C. pentagona & w/o prominent angles at calyx lobe base, per Key to the Dodders (Cuscuta, Convolvulaceae) of Alabama and Adjacent States (Spaulding, 2013).


range map need picture of flower of Cuscuta cephalanthi, Buttonbush Dodder
Common Name: Buttonbush Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta cephalanthi
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta cephalanthi
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC ERROR) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cuscuta cephalanthii 158-01-006


camera icon Common Name: Appalachian Dodder, Beaked Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta rostrata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta rostrata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cuscuta rostrata 158-01-007


Stems coarse. Flowers in compact clusters, pedicels shorter than the flowers, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta gronovii
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta gronovii var. gronovii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cuscuta gronovii 158-01-008
GREATER THAN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Cuscuta gronovii var. latiflora

Flowers pedicellate, corolla lobes more than 1mm long and mostly obtuse, per Key to the Dodders (Cuscuta, Convolvulaceae) of Alabama and Adjacent States (Spaulding, 2013).


camera icon Common Name: Harper's Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta harperi
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta harperi


Flowers ~ 1/16" long with 4 green sepals & 4 white petals with upturned tips, per Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia.


range map need picture of flower of Cuscuta indecora, Bigseed Alfalfa Dodder
Common Name: Bigseed Alfalfa Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta indecora
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta indecora +


range map need picture of flower of Cuscuta obtusiflora var. glandulosa, Glandular Dodder
Common Name: Glandular Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta obtusiflora var. glandulosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta obtusiflora var. glandulosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cuscuta glandulosa

range map need picture of flower of Cuscuta polygonorum, Smartweed Dodder
Common Name: Smartweed Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta polygonorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta polygonorum


range map need picture of flower of Cuscuta japonica, Japanese Dodder
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Japanese Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cuscuta japonica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta japonica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Monogynella japonica

range map need picture of flower of Cuscuta suaveolens, Fringed Dodder
Common Name: Fringed Dodder
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cuscuta suaveolens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cuscuta suaveolens


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