ⓘ Category:Flora of the Southeastern United States

Amelanchier utahensis

Amelanchier utahensis, the Utah serviceberry, is a shrub or small tree native to western North America. This serviceberry grows in varied habitats, from scrubby open slopes to woodlands and forests.

Ampelaster

Ampelaster is a North American genus of flowering plants in the daisy family. There is one known species, Ampelaster carolinianus, known as climbing Aster. It is native to South-East USA, in the States of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. Ampelaster carolinianus unusual in the family in that it is a climber, using other plants to support its weight. Sometimes he uses adventitious roots for this purpose. The flower heads are 1 to 15 in the branch, with both ray florets and disc florets, the flowers are pale pink to pink-purple.

Asimina longifolia

Asimina longifolia, the slimleaf pawpaw, is a shrub in the custard apple family. It is native to the Southeastern United States where it is found on the coastal plain. Its preferred habitat is dry, sandy pinelands. There are two versions of the name: A. longifolia var. longifolia - Only found in Florida and Georgia. A. longifolia var. spatulata - Found from southern Alabama to southern South Carolina. It is unclear if the two varieties should be considered different species. This group requires further taxonomic studies.

Baptisia sphaerocarpa

Baptisia sphaerocarpa is a herbaceous perennial plant in the family Fabaceae. It is native to south North America.

Campanula divaricata

Campanula divaricata, common name Appalachian bellflower, is a species of flowering plant in the bellflower family. It is native to the eastern United States where it is found primarily in the Appalachian Mountains. Its habitat is areas of rock outcrops such as cliffs or summits, often on dry, acidic soil. It is a perennial that produces small blue flowers in late summer.

Carphephorus

Carphephorus is a genus of North American plants in the sunflower family. They are native to the southeastern United States from Louisiana to Virginia. Plants of this genus are known commonly as chaffheads.

                                     

ⓘ Flora of the Southeastern United States

  • Flora of the Southern United States was the first comprehensive treatment of flora of the southeastern United States It was written by Alvan Wentworth
  • The Southeastern United States is broadly, the eastern portion of the Southern United States and the southern portion of the Eastern United States It
  • in the Sunflower Family, commonly known as Southeastern sneezeweed. It is found in the southeaster United States Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and the Carolinas
  • of sunflower known by the common name Southeastern sunflower. It is found only in the states of Florida and Georgia in the southeastern United States
  • The Southeastern mixed forests are an ecoregion of the temperate broadleaf and mixed forest biome, in the lower portion of the Eastern United States This
  • 1903. Flora of the Southeastern United States 264, 1328. Radford, A. E., H. E. Ahles C. R. Bell. 1968. Manual of the Vascular Flora of the Carolinas
  • Kunkel. 1903. Flora of the Southeastern United States 237, 1328. Anderson, Edgar Shannon, Woodson, Robert Everard. 1935. Contributions from the Arnold Arboretum
  • unicorn root is a plant species native to the southeastern United States from eastern Texas and southeastern Oklahoma to Maryland. Aletris aurea is a perennial
  • distribution map Rydberg, Per Axel 1903 in Small, John Kunkel, Flora of the Southeastern United States 519 Flora of North America, Rubus Linnaeus, 1754. Bramble
  • Vaccinium tenellum, the small black blueberry is a plant species native to the southeastern United States from southeastern Mississippi to northern Florida
  • species of cranberry. Vaccinium erythrocarpum has an oddly discontinuous distribution, with one subspecies in the southeastern United States and the other