Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Water Hyacinth
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eichhornia crassipes
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eichhornia crassipes
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eichhornia crassipes 039-01-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Piaropus crassipes


Perianth 6-parted, upper segment larger with yellow blotch at center, per Flora of China.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Heartleaf Pickerelweed, Wampee
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Pontederia cordata var. cordata
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Pontederia cordata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Pontederia cordata 039-02-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Pontederia cordata


Inflorescence a dense terminal spike-like panicle, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Lanceleaf Pickerelweed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Pontederia cordata var. lancifolia
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Pontederia cordata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Pontederia cordata 039-02-001?

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Pontederia lanceolata


Each plant produces a 5" spike of violet-blue flowers, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


range map need picture of flower of Heteranthera reniformis, Mud Plantain, Kidney-leaf Mud Plantain
Common Name: Mud Plantain, Kidney-leaf Mud Plantain
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Heteranthera reniformis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Heteranthera reniformis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Heteranthera reniformis 039-03-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Heteranthera reniformis


range map need picture of flower of Heteranthera dubia, Water Stargrass
Common Name: Water Stargrass
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Heteranthera dubia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Heteranthera dubia
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Heteranthera dubia 039-03-002

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Zosterella dubia


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"Modern botanical classification groups plants by sexual (reproductive) characteristics, but there are other ways to group plants. Native American tribes classify plants by directions of north, south, east, and west. The Cherokee further classify plants by their function — thus there are warrior plants such as brambles and poison ivy, and scout plants such as poplar and plantain." — Joyce A. Wardwell, The Herbal Home Remedy Book