Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2416

Forb
Annual

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Common

Look for it in sandhills and other dry, sandy soils, per Weakley's Flora

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...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Mostly alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow
Disc: Yellow
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Balduina angustifolia   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Balduina angustifolia   FAMILY Asteraceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Actinospermum angustifolium

 

COMMON NAME:
coastal plain honeycomb-head


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image of Balduina angustifolia

Keith Bradley    kab_b_angustifolia_77912

September    Highlands County    FL

Archbold Biological Station

Resembles Helenium amarum, but narrower rays, fewer leaves, less branched, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.

image of Balduina angustifolia

Keith Bradley    kab_b_angustifolia_77932

September    Highlands County    FL

Archbold Biological Station

image of Balduina angustifolia

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmbangustifolia_lor

November