Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Fly-poison
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Amianthium muscitoxicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Amianthium muscitoxicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Amianthium muscaetoxicum 041-21-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Chrosperma muscaetoxicum

Stem terminated by a cone-shaped, 2-4", many-flowered inflorescence, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: Florida Feathershank
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Schoenocaulon dubium
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Schoenocaulon dubium
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Schoenocaulon dubium

Racemes loose, 11.5-35 cm, flowers well separated along axis, per Flora of North America.


camera icon Common Name: Large Death Camas, Snakeroot, Sandbog Death Camus, Bog Death Camas
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Zigadenus glaberrimus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Zigadenus glaberrimus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Zigadenus glaberrimus 041-22-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Zygadenus glaberrimus

Two conspicuous golden glandular dots at the base of each tepal, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


range map need picture of flower of Anticlea glauca, White Death-camas, White Camass
Common Name: White Death-camas, White Camass
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Anticlea glauca
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Zigadenus elegans ssp. glaucus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Zigadenus glaucus 041-22-002
LESS THAN Resurrection of segregates of polyphyletic genus Zigadenus (Zomlefer & Judd 2002 Anticlea elegans
LESS THAN Flora of North America Zigadenus elegans

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Crow-poison, Savanna Camass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Stenanthium densum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Zigadenus densus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Zigadenus densus 041-22-003


A conspicuous 3-5" cone-shaped inflorescence tops a nearly leafless 5' stem, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: Pinebarrens Death Camas
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Stenanthium leimanthoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Zigadenus leimanthoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Zigadenus leimanthoides 041-22-004
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Oceanorus leimanthoides

Flowers in a dense panicle tipped with a 3-4" raceme, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon Common Name: Virginia Bunchflower, Bog Bunchflower
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Veratrum virginicum
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Veratrum virginicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Melanthium virginicum 041-23-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Melanthium virginicum

Each tepal blade glandular at the base, about twice as long as the claw, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon Common Name: Crisped Bunchflower, Broadleaf Bunchflower
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Veratrum hybridum
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Veratrum hybridum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Melanthium hybridum 041-23-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Melanthium latifolium
SYNONYMOUS WITH The genera of Melanthiaceae in the southeastern United States (Zomlefer, 1997) Veratrum latifolium

Tepals narrowed to a claw, margins conspicuously wavy and crisped, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: White-hellebore, Indian Poke, False Hellebore, Cornhusk Lily
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Veratrum viride
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Veratrum viride
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Veratrum viride 041-24-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Veratrum viride var. viride

Tepals hairy on the edges, tapering to the base, without glands, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mountain Bunchflower, Small-flowered Hellebore, Small False Hellebore
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Veratrum parviflorum
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Veratrum parviflorum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Veratrum parviflorum 041-24-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Melanthium parviflorum

Perianth segments taper gradually to base, are not clawed, & have no glands, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon Common Name: Ozark Bunchflower, Wood's False-hellebore
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Veratrum woodii
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Veratrum woodii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Melanthium woodii

Tepals not clawed, margins entire; glands dark purple to nearly black, per Flora of North America.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Featherbells
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Stenanthium gramineum
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Stenanthium gramineum +
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Stenanthium gramineum 041-25-001


Perianth segments are 1/4" long, narrow, and acuminate, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


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