Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Sapindales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
SYNONYMOUS WITH Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011)
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Sour Orange, Marmalade Orange, Sweet Orange, Bitter Orange
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Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011)
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Habitat: Cultivated horticulturally, sometimes persistent and naturalizing, per Weakley's Flora
Non-native: southeast Asia
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Click here to see a map showing all occurrences known to SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria. (Zoom in to see more detail.)
IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Armed with stout nodal thorns
Unifoliolate (technically compound but having only 1 leaflet and appearing simple)
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide (Kirkman, Brown, & Leopold, 2007) p349
- Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide (Lance, 2004) p104
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Or, to minimize chances of a misspelling, try just "Carex le".
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