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Chrysogonum virginianum

Green And Gold

Scientific Name:

Chrysogonum virginianum

Genus:

Chrysogonum

Species Epithet:

virginianum

Common Name:

Green And Gold

Plant Type

Herb/Wildflower

Life Cycle

Perennial

Plant Family

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Native/Alien:

NC Native

Size:

0-1 ft.

Bloom Color(s):

Yellow

Light:

Part Shade - 2 to 6 hours of sun per day

Soil Moisture:

Dry, Moist

Bloom Time:

April, May, June

Growing Area:

Mountains, Piedmont, Coastal Plain

Habitat Description:

Moist to fairly dry woodlands and forests.

Leaf Arrangement:

Opposite

Leaf Retention:

Semi-evergreen

Leaf Type:

Leaves veined, not needle-like or scale-like

Leaf Form:

Simple

Life Cycle:

Perennial

Wildlife Value:

No known wildlife value

Landscape Value:

Highly Recommended and Available

Flower

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Tom Harville's yard, 29 April 2008

Flowering Plants

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Tom Harville's yard, 29 April 2008

Flower Closeup

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Tom Harville's yard, 29 April 2008

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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