Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1899

Forb
Perennial
Dioecious

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon (rare in GA-SC)

Look for it in rich forests, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Ternately compound, with 2+ levels of compoundness
Mostly alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Yellowish (stamens)
Unisexual
Radially symmetrical
4(-6) sepals
Petals absent
Superior ovary

Inflorescence paniculate

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Aggregate of achenes

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Thalictrum coriaceum   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Thalictrum coriaceum   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 076-11-003:
Thalictrum coriaceum   FAMILY Ranunculaceae

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Thalictrum caulophylloides

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Thalictrum coriaceum

 

COMMON NAME:
Appalachian Meadowrue, Maid of the Mist


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image of Thalictrum coriaceum, Appalachian Meadowrue, Maid of the Mist

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_thca6_001_lvd

        

image of Thalictrum coriaceum, Appalachian Meadowrue, Maid of the Mist

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_thco2_001_lvd