Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


790

Forb
Annual/Biennial/Possibly perennial
Has milky sap (latex)

Native & non-native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Rays: Yellow/Blue/Violet
Disc: Absent
Ray flowers bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Achene

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Lactuca/ Ixeris spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae_

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-07-000:
Lactuca spp.   FAMILY Asteraceae_

 

COMMON NAME:
Wild Lettuce


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