Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - NC SC

Uncommon

Look for it in rich, moist soils on slopes or in bottomlands, per Weakley's Flora

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...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple: Dissected, appearing compound
Whorled or opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
White
5-6 petaloid sepals (usually)
Petals absent
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring
Brownish
Aggregate of achenes

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Ranunculales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Anemone lancifolia   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Anemone lancifolia   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 076-16-004:
Anemone lancifolia   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Mountain Anemone, Lanceleaf Anemone


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picture of Anemone lancifolia, image of Anemone lancifolia

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_antr5_001_lvd

        

picture of Anemone lancifolia, image of Anemone lancifolia

JK Marlow    jkm0504d_11

April    McCormick County    SC

Stevens Creek Heritage Preserve

Stem leaves dissected into 3 segments, outer segments not deeply cut, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.

picture of Anemone lancifolia, image of Anemone lancifolia

JK Marlow    jkm070407_057

April    McCormick County    SC

Stevens Creek Heritage Preserve