Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


557

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Common (uncommon in NC-SC Mountains)
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Look for it in interdune swales, fields, open forests, powerline rights-of-way, tidal marshes, disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade ...Wet ...Moist ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: White
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Lustrous black
Achene

 

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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Eupatorium serotinum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Eupatorium serotinum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-34-020:
Eupatorium serotinum   FAMILY Asteraceae__

 

COMMON NAME:
Late-flowering Boneset, Late-flowering Thoroughwort, Late Eupatorium, Late Boneset