Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 4 taxa in the family Sapotaceae, Sapodilla family, as understood by PLANTS National Database.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Buckthorn Bumelia, Buckthorn Bully
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sideroxylon lycioides   FAMILY: Sapotaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sideroxylon lycioides   FAMILY: Sapotaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Bumelia lycioides 149-01-001   FAMILY: Sapotaceae

 

Look for it in maritime forests, maritime scrub, river bluffs, swamp margins, usually in circumneutral soil (over shell hash, coquina limestone, marl, or limestone), in the Piedmont and Mountains in rich, mesic forests over mafic or calcareous rocks

Uncommon (rare in NC Piedmont)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Tough Bumelia, Tough Buckthorn, Tough Bully
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sideroxylon tenax   FAMILY: Sapotaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sideroxylon tenax   FAMILY: Sapotaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Bumelia tenax 149-01-002   FAMILY: Sapotaceae

 

Look for it in maritime scrub, maritime forests, also inland in hammocks

Uncommon in GA, rare in NC-SC

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Eastern Gum Bumelia, Eastern Gum Bully
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sideroxylon lanuginosum ssp. lanuginosum   FAMILY: Sapotaceae
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Sideroxylon lanuginosum ssp. lanuginosum   FAMILY: Sapotaceae

 

Look for it in mesic to floodplain forests

Uncommon in GA, rare in SC

Native to South Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Thorne's Bumelia, Swamp Bumelia
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Sideroxylon thornei   FAMILY: Sapotaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Sideroxylon thornei   FAMILY: Sapotaceae

 

Look for it in bottomlands and limesink depressions, particularly over calcareous substrates

Rare

Native to Georgia

 


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