Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2372

Forb
Perennial

Native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple or Compound
Basal & alternate

FLOWER:
Spring
Golden yellow
5-merous
Inferior ovary
Compound umbel

FRUIT:
Summer
Schizocarp of two mericarps

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/7/08):
Zizia spp.   FAMILY Apiaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Zizia spp.   FAMILY Apiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 140-14-000:
Zizia spp.   FAMILY Apiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Golden Alexanders


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