Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3304

Forb
Winter annual/Biennial

Non-native: Europe

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon in NC, rare in GA, mixed in SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite
Leaves sessile
Margins entire

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Scarlet or blue
Radially symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed rotate corolla
5 stamens, united into a short tube
Superior ovary

Flowers solitary in leaf axils

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Anagallis arvensis   FAMILY Primulaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Anagallis arvensis ssp. arvensis   FAMILY Primulaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Flora of North America
Anagallis arvensis

INCLUDED WITHIN The Biota of North America Program. BONAP (Kartesz, 2015)
Lysimachia arvensis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Relationships of Anagallis foemina and A. arvensis (Myrsinaceae) (Manns & Anderberg, 2007)
Lysimachia arvensis

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 147-03-001:
Anagallis arvensis   FAMILY Primulaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Anagallis arvensis var. arvensis

 

COMMON NAME:
Scarlet Pimpernel, Poor Man's Weatherglass


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