Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1239

Shrub; Tree
Perennial
Has milky sap (latex)

Native & non-native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Compound
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Greenish-yellow/White
Usually bisexual
Radially symmetrical
4-5 sepals
4-5 petals
4-5 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Red
Drupe

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Sapindales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/7/08):
Rhus/ Toxicodendron spp.   FAMILY Anacardiaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rhus/ Toxicodendron spp.   FAMILY Anacardiaceae

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 110-01-000:
Rhus spp.   FAMILY Anacardiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Sumac/Poison Ivy/Poison Oak


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