Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1281

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Rare

Look for it in moist forests and rock outcrops, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade shade ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Blackish-purple
Disc flowers bisexual & fertile/ Ray flowers sterile
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Blackish
Achene

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba   FAMILY Asteraceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-61-005:
Rudbeckia triloba   FAMILY Asteraceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Common Three-lobed Coneflower, Brown-eyed Susan, Thin-Leaved Coneflower


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image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

Bobbie L Holt    blh1281_a

May    Anderson County    SC

Carolina Wild Native Plant Nursery

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm060716_112

July    Rutherford County    NC

Chimney Rock Park

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_rudbeckia_triloba_8

July        

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140809_431

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140809_434

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

Rays yellow, 1.5-3cm long; disc flowers blackish-purple, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140809_437

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

Stems terete, ribbed, spreading pubescent to glabrous, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140809_440

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

At least some leaves on a plant 3-lobed, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140823_084

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

Involucral bracts linear, 5-12mm long, spreading to reflexed, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


click here to see other plants that look similar to this COMPARE involucral bracts of Black-eyed Susan and Cutleaf Coneflower

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

JK Marlow    jkm140823_089

August    Greenville County    SC

In cultivation

image of Rudbeckia triloba var. triloba

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_rudbeckia_triloba_18

August