Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Carolina Jessamine, Yellow Jessamine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Gelsemium sempervirens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Gelsemium sempervirens
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Gelsemium sempervirens 154-01-001

Rich yellow, funnel-shaped flowers w 5 spreading lobes, on short pedicels, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


range map need picture of flower of Gelsemium rankinii, Swamp Jessamine
speaker icon Common Name: Swamp Jessamine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Gelsemium rankinii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Gelsemium rankinii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Gelsemium rankinii 154-01-002

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Indian Pink, Woodland Pinkroot, Wormgrass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Spigelia marilandica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Spigelia marilandica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Spigelia marilandica 154-02-001

The scarlet-red petals fused and tubular for most of their 2" length, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: Caribbean Miterwort
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Mitreola petiolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mitreola petiolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cynoctonum mitreola 154-03-002

Inflorescence is a secund (one-sided) cyme terminating the stem & branches, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Rustweed, Polypremum, Juniperleaf
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Polypremum procumbens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Polypremum procumbens
(?) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Polypremum procumbens 154-04-001

Tiny white 4-petaled flowers are borne singly from the leaf axils, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


map not available need picture of flower of Buddleja spp., Butterflybush
Common Name: Butterflybush
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Buddleja spp.
PLANTS National Database: Buddleja spp.
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Buddleja spp. 154-05-000

SYNONYMOUS WITH Buddleia spp.


camera icon Common Name: Lindley's Butterflybush
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Buddleja lindleyana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Buddleja lindleyana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Buddleja lindleyana 154-05-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Buddleia lindleyana


Flowers purple without an orange center.Leaves dark green, upper side shiny, per Invasive Plants, Guide to Identification, Impacts and Control.


camera icon Common Name: Orange-eye Butterflybush, Summer-lilac
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Buddleja davidii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Buddleja davidii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Buddleja davidii 154-05-002

SYNONYMOUS WITH Buddleia davidii


Flowers white to pink to shades of purple, usually purple w orange centers, per Invasive Plants, Guide to Identification, Impacts and Control.


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