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Plant Listings

Plants listed alphabetically by scientific name.
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Scientific name Native / Alien (1)
image Red Maple Acer rubrum NC Native
image American Yarrow, American Thousandleaf, Yarrow, Milfoil Achillea borealis [= Achilllea millefolium ssp. lanulosa; see Notes, below] NC Native
image Trailing Wolfsbane, White Monkshood, White Aconite Aconitum reclinatum Native
image Southern Blue Monkshood, Eastern Blue Monkshood, Appalachian Blue Monkshood Aconitum uncinatum Native
image White Baneberry, Doll Eyes Actaea pachypoda Native
image Black Cohosh Actaea racemosa (=Cimicifuga racemosa) Native
image Northern Maidenhair Adiantum pedatum Native
image Yellow Buckeye Aesculus flava Native
image Red Buckeye Aesculus pavia Native
image painted buckeye Aesculus sylvatica Native
image Scaleleaf False Foxglove Agalinis aphylla Native SR: Significantly Rare
Threadleaf Gerardia Agalinis setacea NC Native
image White Snakeroot, Common Milk-poison Ageratina altissima (= Eupatorium rugosum) NC Native
image Mimosa, Silk Tree Albizia julibrissin Alien INVASIVE
Golden Colicroot Aletris aurea NC Native
image Colicroot, Stargrass Aletris farinosa NC Native
image Allegheny Onion Allium allegheniense Native
image Ramps Allium tricoccum Native
image Tag Alder, Hazel Alder, Common Alder, Smooth Alder Alnus serrulata Native
image Allegheny Serviceberry, Juneberry, Shadbush Amelanchier laevis Native
image Coastal Plain Serviceberry Amelanchier obovalis Native
image Fly Poison Amianthium muscaetoxicum Native
image Dwarf Indigo Bush, Clusterspike False Indigo Amorpha herbacea Native
Fringed Bluestar, Sandhill Bluestar Amsonia ciliata NC Native
image Bluestar, Blue Dogbane, Willow Amsonia Amsonia tabernaemontana Native
image Sharp-lobed Liverleaf Anemone acutiloba (=Hepatica acutiloba) US Native
image Round-lobed Liverleaf Anemone americana (=Hepatica americana) Native
image Prairie anemone, Carolina anemone Anemone caroliniana Native E: Endangered
image Lanceleaf anemone Anemone lancifolia Native
image Wood Anemone Anemone quinquefolia Native
image Thimbleweed; Tall anemone Anemone virginiana Native
image pussy toes Antennaria plantaginifolia Native
image Mayweed, Stinking Chamomile Anthemis cotula Alien
image Puttyroot, Adam & Eve Aplectrum hyemale Native
image Wild columbine Aquilegia canadensis Native
image smooth rockcress Arabis laevigata Native
image Devil's Walkingstick, Hercules' Club, Prickly Ash Aralia spinosa Native
image Bog Rose Arethusa bulbosa Native E: Endangered
image Green Dragon Arisaema dracontium Native
image Jack-in-the-Pulpit Arisaema triphyllum Native
image Red Chokeberry Aronia arbutifolia Native
image Wild Ginger Asarum canadense Native
image Clasping Milkweed, Sand Milkweed, Bluntleaf Milkweed Asclepias amplexicaulis NC Native
image Poke Milkweed, Tall Milkweed Asclepias exaltata NC Native
image Fourleaf Milkweed Asclepias quadrifolia NC Native
image Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca NC Native
image Butterfly Weed, Butterfly Milkweed, Orange Milkweed, Pleurisy Root, Chigger Flower Asclepias tuberosa NC Native
image Redring Milkweed, White Milkweed Asclepias variegata NC Native
image dwarf pawpaw Asimina parviflora Native
image pawpaw Asimina triloba Native
image Walking Fern Asplenium rhizophyllum Native
image false goat's beard Astilbe biternata Native
image False Foxglove Aureolaria laevigata Native
image Gerardia, Smooth False Foxglove, Appalachian Oak-leech Aureolaria laevigata = (Gerardia laevigata ) Native
image spiked wild indigo Baptisia albescens Native
Carolina Wild-indigo Baptisia cinerea Undetermined
image White Screwstem, Spring Bartonia, White Bartonia, Bartonia verna Native W: Watch List
image crossvine Bignonia capreolata Native
image Sea Ox-eye, Bushy Seaside Tansy Borrichia frutescens Native
image Grape Fern Botrychium dissectum Native
image Paper Mulberry, Otaheite Broussonetia papyrifera Alien INVASIVE
image Bearded Grass Pink Calopogon barbatus Native
image Many Flower Grass Pink Calopogon multiflorus Native E: Endangered
image Pale Grass Pink Calopogon pallidus Native
image Grass Pink Calopogon tuberosus Native
image Sweet shrub; Sweet Betsy, Carolina allspice Calycanthus floridus Native
image wild hyacinth Camassia scilloides Native T: Threatened
image Southern Harebell Campanula divaricata Native
image Trumpet creeper; Trumpet vine, Cow Itch Campsis radicans Native
image cutleaf toothwort Cardamine concatenata (= Dentaria laciniata) Native
image Crinkleroot, Toothwort Cardamine diphylla (=Dentaria diphylla) Native
image Thread Leafed Toothwort Cardamine dissecta (=Dentaria dissecta ) Native SC: Special Concern
image Fraser's Sedge Carex fraseriana = (Cymophyllus fraseri) Native
image Plantain-leaved Sedge, Seersucker Sedge Carex plantaginea Native
image Chaffhead Carphephorus bellidifolius Native
image Wild Olive, Devilwood Cartrema americana Native
image Water Hickory, Bitter Pecan Carya aquatica Native
image Pecan Carya illinoinensis US Native
image Indian Paintbrush, Scarlet Painted Cup Castilleja coccinea Native
image Catawba Tree, Monkey Cigar Tree Catalpa speciosa US Native
image Blue Cohosh, Papooseroot Caulophyllum thalictroides Native
image New Jersey Tea Ceanothus americanus Native
image Oriental Bittersweet Celastrus orbiculatus Alien INVASIVE
image Spurred Butterfly Pea Centrosema virginianum Native
image Buttonbush Cephalanthus occidentalis Native
image Sensitive partridge pea, Common Sensitive Plant Chamaecrista nictitans Native
image Atlantic white cedar, juniper Chamaecyparis thyoides Native
image Fairy Wand, Devil's Bit Chamaelirium luteum Native
image Woolly Sunbonnets, Pineland Daisy, Night-nodding Bog-dandelion Chaptalia tomentosa Native
image Woolly Lippfern Cheilanthes tomentosa = (Myriopteris tomentosa) NC Native
image White turtlehead Chelone glabra Native
image Turtlehead Chelone lyonii Native
image Spotted Wintergreen, Striped Pipsissawa Chimaphila maculata Native
image Fringe tree, Old man's beard Chionanthus virginicus Native
image Green and Gold Chrysogonum virginianum Native
image Cottony Goldenaster Chrysopsis gossypina Native
image Maryland Goldenaster Chrysopsis mariana (=Heterotheca mariana) Native
image Chicory Cichorium intybus Alien INVASIVE
image Virginia Thistle Cirsium virginianum Native
image Powder-puff lichen, Oak toes lichen Cladonia evansii Native W: Watch List
image Virginia Spring Beauty Claytonia virginica Native
image Spreading Pogonia Cleistes divaricata Native
image Small Spreading Pogonia Cleistesiopsis bifaria = (Cleistes bifaria) Native W: Watch List
image Swamp Leather Flower Clematis crispa Native
image Curly heads Clematis ochroleuca Native
image Sweet Autumn Virginsbower, Leatherleaf Clematis Clematis terniflora Alien INVASIVE
image Leather Flower Clematis viorna Native
image Autumn Clematis, Virgin's Bower Clematis virginiana Native
image Clinton's Lily, Yellow Clintonia, Bluebead Lily Clintonia borealis Native
image speckled wood lily Clintonia umbellulata Native
image Tread Softly, Spurge Nettle Cnidoscolus stimulosus Native
image Long Bract Frog Orchid Coeloglossum viride var. virescens (=Dactylorhiza viridis) Native Candidate
image Canada Horsebalm, Richweed, Hardhack, Heal-All, Horseweed, Ox-Balm and Stone root. Collinsonia canadensis Native
image Bearcorn, cancer root Conopholis americana Native
image Appalachian Lily-of-the-Valley Convallaria majuscula Native
image Spotted Coral Root Corallorhiza maculata Native
image Autumn Coral Root Corallorhiza odontorhiza Native
image Spring Coral Root Corallorhiza wisteriana Native W: Watch List
image Southern Swamp Dogwood, Stiff Dogwood Cornus stricta Native
image Southern Corydalis Corydalis halei Native
image American Hazelnut Corylus americana Native
image Fanleaf Hawthorn, Bigfruit Hawthorn Crataegus macrosperma Native
image Dotted Hawthorn Crataegus punctata Native
image Hoary Frostweed, Plains Frostweed, Plains Sunrose, Bicknell's Hoary Rockrose Crocanthemum bicknellii Native SC: Special Concern
image Grassleaf Roseling Cuthbertia graminea Native
image Pink Lady's-slipper, Stemless Lady's-slipper Cypripedium acaule NC Native
image Small Yellow Lady'-slipper Cypripedium parviflorum var. parviflorum [= Cypripedium calceolus var. parviflorum] NC Native
image Large Yellow Lady's-slipper Cypripedium parviflorum var. pubescens [= Cypripedium calceolus var. pubescens] NC Native
image Showy Lady'-slipper, Queen Lady's-slipper Cypripedium reginae US Native W: Watch List
image Swamp Titi, Swamp Cyrilla Cyrilla racemiflora NC Native
image Water-oleander, Water-willow, Water-loosestrife Decodon verticillatus NC Native
image Dwarf Larkspur Delphinium tricorne NC Native
image Flat-branched Tree Clubmoss, Common Ground-Pine Dendrolycopodium obscurum [= Lycopodium obscurum} NC Native
image Deptford Pink Dianthus armeria Alien
image Squirrel Corn Dicentra canadensis NC Native
image Dutchman's Breeches Dicentra cucullaria NC Native
image Poorjoe, Rough Buttonweed Diodella teres [= Diodia teres] NC Native
image Virginia Buttonweed Diodia virginiana NC Native
image Venus Flytrap, Meadow Clam Dionaea muscipula NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Persimmon, Possum Apple Diospyros virginiana NC Native
image Common Running-cedar, Fan Ground-pine Diphasiastrum digitatum [= Lycopodium digitatum] NC Native
image Umbrella-leaf Diphylleia cymosa NC Native
image Leatherwood, Leatherbark, Wicopy Dirca palustris NC Native
image Dwarf Sundew Drosera brevifolia NC Native
image Pink Sundew, Bog Sundew Drosera capillaris NC Native
image Threadleaf Sundew Drosera filiformis NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Spoonleaf Sundew, Water Sundew Drosera intermedia NC Native
image Roundleaf Sundew Drosera rotundifolia NC Native
Tracy's Sundew Drosera tracyi S.E. Native
image Eastern Purple Coneflower Echinacea purpurea NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Coastal Plain Elephant's Foot, Pineland Elephant's Foot Elephantopus nudatus NC Native
image Elephant's Foot, Common Elephant's-foot, Devil's Grandmother Elephantopus tomentosus NC Native
image Virginia Snakeroot, Turpentine-root, Serpent Birthwort Endodeca serpentaria [= Aristolochia serpentaria] NC Native
image False Rue-anemone, Atlantic Isopyrum Enemion biternatum [= Isopyrum biternatum] NC Native
image Green-fly Orchid, Green Fly Orchid Epidendrum magnoliae [= Epidendrum conopseum] Undetermined SR: Significantly Rare
image Beechdrops, Beech-drops Epifagus virginiana NC Native
image Trailing Arbutus, Mayflower, Ground Laurel Epigaea repens NC Native
image Broad-leaved Helleborine, Eastern Helleborine, Weed Orchid Epipactis helleborine Alien
image Annual Fleabane, Daisy Fleabane, Sweet Scabious Erigeron annuus NC Native
image Tawny Cottongrass Eriophorum virginicum NC Native
image Coral Bean, Coralbean, Coral-bean, Redcardinal, Cardinal-spear Erythrina herbacea Undetermined
image Trout Lily, Dog-tooth Violet, Fawn Lily Erythronium umbilicatum NC Native
image Coastal Fetterbush, Swamp Sweetbells, Swamp Doghobble, Coastal-plain Doghobble Eubotrys racemosus [= Leucothoe racemosa] NC Native
image Winged Euonymus, Burning Bush, Winged Wahoo Euonymus alatus Alien INVASIVE
image Hearts-a-bustin', Strawberry-bush Euonymus americanus NC Native
image White-bracted Thoroughwort, White Thoroughwort Eupatorium album NC Native
image Mohr's Thoroughwort Eupatorium mohrii NC Native
image Common Roundleaf Eupatorium, Round-leaved Thoroughwort Eupatorium rotundifolium NC Native
image Southern Seaside Spurge, Dixie Sandmat Euphorbia bombensis [= Euphorbia ammannioides, Chamaesyce bombensis] NC Native
image Flowering Spurge, Tramp's Spurge Euphorbia corollata NC Native
image Wild Poinsettia, Painted Leaf, Fire-on-the-Mountain, Fiddler's Spurge, Mexican Fireplant Euphorbia cyathophora [= Euphorbia heterophylla; see Notes, below] S.E. Native
image Cypress Spurge, Graveyard Spurge Euphorbia cyparissias Alien
image Northern Seaside Spurge, Northern Dune Spurge, Northern Sandmat Euphorbia polygonifolia [= Chamaesyce polygonifolia] NC Native
image White Wood Aster, Common White Heart-Leaved Aster Eurybia divaricata [= Aster divaricatus] NC Native
image Hollow-stem Joe-Pye-weed, Queen of the Meadow Eutrochium fistulosum [= Eupatorium fistulosum] NC Native
image Wild Strawberry Fragaria virginiana NC Native
image Franklinia, Franklin Tree Franklinia alatamaha S.E. Native
image Green Ash, Red Ash Fraxinus pennsylvanica NC Native
image Galax, Beetleweed Galax urceolata [= Galax aphylla] NC Native
image Showy Orchis Galearis spectabilis [= Orchis spectabilis] NC Native
image Carolina Jessamine, Yellow Jessamine Gelsemium sempervirens NC Native
image Pinebarren Gentian, Autumn Gentian Gentiana autumnalis NC Native
image Striped Gentian Gentiana villosa NC Native
image Stiff Gentian, Eastern Agueweed Gentianella quinquefolia var. quinquefolia NC Native
image Eastern Fringed-gentian, Fringed Gentian Gentianopsis crinita [= Gentiana crinita] Undetermined E: Endangered
image Wild Geranium, Spotted Crane's-bill Geranium maculatum NC Native
image Appalachian Avens, Cliff Avens, Spreading Avens Geum radiatum NC Native
image American Ipecac, Midwestern Indian-physic, Bowman's-root Gillenia stipulata [= Porteranthus stipulatus] NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Bowman's-root, Mountain Indian-physic Gillenia trifoliata [= Porteranthus trifoliatus] NC Native
image Downy Rattlesnake-orchid, Downy Rattlesnake-plantain Goodyera pubescens NC Native
image Lesser Rattlesnake-orchid, Lesser Rattlesnake-plaintain Goodyera repens NC Native
image Loblolly Bay, Gordonia Gordonia lasianthus NC Native
image Water-spider Orchid, Floating Orchid Habenaria repens NC Native W: Watch List
image Common Silverbell, Mountain Silverbell, Snowdrop-tree Halesia tetraptera [split from Halesia carolina] NC Native
image Northern Witch-hazel Hamamelis virginiana var. virginiana NC Native
image English Ivy, Common Ivy Hedera helix var. helix Alien INVASIVE
image Bitterweed, Sneezeweed, Yellowdicks Helenium amarum var. amarum US Native
image Schweinitz's Sunflower Helianthus schweinitzii NC Native E: Endangered
image Orange Day-lily, Tawny Day-lily Hemerocallis fulva Alien
image Cow-parsnip, American Hogweed Heracleum maximum [= Heracleum lanatum] NC Native
image Lion's Mane Mushroom, Bearded Hedgehog Hericium erinaceus US Native
image Dune Camphorweed Heterotheca subaxillaris NC Native
image American Alumroot Heuchera americana NC Native
Hairy Alumroot, Rock Alumroot, Crag Jangle Heuchera villosa var. villosa NC Native
image Crested Coralroot, Crested Coral-root Hexalectris spicata NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Little Brown Jug, Arrowleaf Heartleaf, Piggies Ginger Hexastylis arifolia var. arifolia NC Native
image Variable-leaf Heartleaf, Variable-leaf Ginger Hexastylis heterophylla NC Native
image Little Heartleaf, Little Ginger Hexastylis minor NC Native
image Large-flower Heartleaf, Shuttleworth's Ginger Hexastylis shuttleworthii var. shuttleworthii NC Native
image Pineland Hibiscus, Savanna Hibiscus, Comfort-root Hibiscus aculeatus Undetermined
image Quaker Ladies, Innocence, Common Bluet Houstonia caerulea NC Native
image Eastern Longleaf Bluet Houstonia longifolia var. compacta NC Native
image Tiny Bluet, Early Bluet Houstonia pusilla NC Native
image Sand Heather, Woolly Beach-heather, Beach Heath, Poverty Grass Hudsonia tomentosa NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Appalachian Clubmoss, Appalachian Firmoss Huperzia appressa [= Huperzia appalachiana, Lycopodium selago var. appressum] NC Native
image Cliff Saxifrage, Michaux's Saxifrage Hydatica petiolaris [= Saxifraga michauxii, Micranthes petiolaris] NC Native
image Eastern Waterleaf, Virginia Waterleaf, Appalachian Waterleaf Hydrophyllum virginianum NC Native
image Coastal Spiderlily Hymenocallis crassifolia NC Native
image St. Andrew's Cross Hypericum hypericoides [= Ascyrum hypericoides] NC Native
image Pinesap, Yellow Pinesap, False Beechdrops Hypopitys monotropa [= Monotropa hypopithys] NC Native
image Common Stargrass, Eastern Stargrass, Upland Stargrass Hypoxis hirsuta NC Native
image Dahoon, Dahoon Holly, Cassena Ilex cassine NC Native
image Long-stalk Holly, Cherry Holly Ilex collina NC Native T: Threatened
image Big Gallberry, Sweet Gallberry Ilex coriacea NC Native
image Inkberry, Little Gallberry Ilex glabra NC Native
image Myrtle Holly, Myrtle Dahoon Ilex myrtifolia [= Ilex cassine var. myrtifolia] NC Native
image American Holly, Christmas Holly Ilex opaca NC Native
image Yaupon Ilex vomitoria NC Native
image Dwarf Crested Iris Iris cristata NC Native
image Slender Blue Flag, Slender Blue Iris Iris prismatica NC Native
image Dwarf Iris, Dwarf Violet Iris Iris verna NC Native
image Southern Blue Flag, Virginia Iris Iris virginica NC Native
image Small Whorled Pogonia, Little Five-leaves Isotria medeoloides NC Native E: Endangered
image Large Whorled Pogonia, Large Five-fingers Isotria verticillata NC Native
image Maritime Marsh-elder, Hightide Bush, Jesuit's Bark Iva frutescens NC Native
image Twinleaf Jeffersonia diphylla NC Native T: Threatened
image American Water-willow, Common Water-willow Justicia americana NC Native
image Sand-myrtle, Sand Myrtle Kalmia buxifolia [= Leiophyllum buxifolium] NC Native
image Carolina Sheep Laurel, Southern Sheepkill, Carolina Wicky, Carolina Bog Myrtle Kalmia carolina [= Kalmia angustifolia var. carolina] NC Native
image White Wicky Kalmia cuneata NC Native E: Endangered
image Mountain Laurel, Ivy, Calico-bush Kalmia latifolia NC Native
image Seashore-mallow, Saltmarsh-mallow, Fen-rose Kosteletzkya pentacarpos [= Kosteletzkya virginica] NC Native
image Redroot Lachnanthes caroliniana [= Lachnanthes tinctoria] NC Native
image Everlasting Pea, Perennial Sweet Pea Lathyrus latifolius Alien
image Coastal Doghobble, Coastal Plain Doghobble Leucothoe axillaris NC Native
image Southern Blazing-star, Earle's Blazing-star, Appalachian Blazing-star, Appalachian Gayfeather Liatris squarrulosa [= Liatris earlei] NC Native
image American Lovage, Nondo, Angelico Ligusticum canadense NC Native
image Pine Lily, Catesby's Lily, Leopard Lily Lilium catesbaei NC Native
image Gray's Lily, Roan Lily, Bell Lily Lilium grayi NC Native T: Threatened
image Michaux's Lily, Carolina Lily Lilium michauxii NC Native
image Wood Lily Lilium philadelphicum var. philadelphicum NC Native E: Endangered
image Sandhills Lily, Sandhills Bog Lily Lilium pyrophilum NC Native E: Endangered
image Turk's-cap Lily, Lily-royal Lilium superbum NC Native
image Large Twayblade, Lily-Leaved Twayblade, Purple Twayblade, Mauve Sleekwort, Brown Widelip Orchid, Russet-witch Liparis liliifolia NC Native
image Fen Orchid, Loesel's Twayblade, Bog Twayblade, Yellow Wide-lip Orchid Liparis loeselii NC Native Candidate
image Sweetgum, Red Gum Liquidambar styraciflua NC Native
image Tulip Poplar, Yellow Poplar, Tuliptree Liriodendron tulipifera NC Native
image Southern Twayblade Listera australis NC Native
image Heartleaf Twayblade, Lesser Twayblade Listera cordata var. cordata NC Native
image Appalachian Twayblade, Small's Twayblade, Kidneyleaf Twayblade Listera smallii NC Native W: Watch List
image Hoary Puccoon, Indian-paint Lithospermum canescens NC Native T: Threatened
image Pondspice Litsea aestivalis NC Native SC: Special Concern
image Southern Lobelia Lobelia amoena NC Native
image Cardinal Flower Lobelia cardinalis NC Native
image Indian-tobacco, Indian Tobacco Lobelia inflata NC Native
image Downy Lobelia Lobelia puberula NC Native
image Great Blue Lobelia Lobelia siphilitica NC Native
image Limber Honeysuckle Lonicera dioica NC Native
image Trumpet Honeysuckle, Coral Honeysuckle, Woodbine Lonicera sempervirens NC Native
image Blue Sandhill Lupine, Oak Ridge Lupine, Spreading Lupine, Skyblue Lupine Lupinus diffusus NC Native
image Shining Fetterbush, Fetterbush Lyonia, Shinyleaf, Fetterbush, Staggerbush Lyonia lucida NC Native
image Staggerbush Lyonia mariana NC Native
image Whorled Loosestrife, Whorled Yellow loosestrife, Prairie Loosestrife Lysimachia quadrifolia NC Native
image Carolina Birds-in-a-nest, Carolina Bogmint, Carolina Macbridea, Macbridea Macbridea caroliniana NC Native T: Threatened
image Southern Magnolia, Bull Bay Magnolia grandiflora NC Native
image Big Leaf Magnolia, Large-leaved Cucumber Tree Magnolia macrophylla NC Native
image Sweet Bay, Sweetbay Magnolia, Southern Sweetbay, Swampbay, Swamp Magnolia, Sweet Magnolia Magnolia virginiana NC Native
Appalachian Adder's Mouth, Bayard's Adder's-Mouth Orchid Malaxis bayardii NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Florida Adder's Mouth Malaxis spicata NC Native
image Green Adder's Mouth Malaxis unifolia Native
image Musk Mallow, Rose mallow Malva moschata Naturalized Alien
image Grassleaf Barbara's-button Marshallia graminifolia NC Native
image Ostrich Fern Matteuccia struthiopteris US Native
image Meehan's mint, Creeping Mint Meehania cordata NC Native
image Cow-wheat, Common Cow-wheat, Appalachian Cow-wheat, Narrowleaf Cow-wheat Melampyrum lineare NC Native
image Minniebush, Hairy Minnie-bush Menziesia pilosa NC Native
image Virginia Bluebells, Virginia Cowslip Mertensia virginica NC Native
image Branch Lettuce, Brook Lettuce, Mountain Lettuce, Lettuceleaf Saxifrage Micranthes micranthidifolia (formerly Saxifraga micranthidifolia) NC Native
image Branch Lettuce, Eastern Swamp Saxifrage Micranthes pensylvanica (Saxifraga pensylvanica) NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Early Saxifrage Micranthes virginiensis (Saxifraga virginiensis) NC Native
image Partridge-berry, Twinberry, Running Box, Pigeon Plum Mitchella repens NC Native
image Miterwort Mitella diphylla Native
image Basil Bergamot, White Bergamot Monarda clinopodia Undetermined
image Bee-balm, Oswego Tea, Scarlet Beebalm, Red Bergamot Monarda didyma NC Native
image Eastern Horse-mint, Spotted Horsemint, Spotted Beebalm, Monarda punctata NC Native
image Indian Pipe, One-flowered Indian-pipe Monotropa uniflora NC Native
image Wax Myrtle, Southern Bayberry, Candleberry, Tallow Shrub Morella cerifera NC Native
image Dwarf Wax-myrtle, Dwarf bayberry Morella pumila NC Native
image Hairy Lipfern Myriopteris lanosa = (Cheilanthes lanosa) NC Native
Prenanthes sp Rattlesnake-root, Gall-of-the-earth, Lion's Foot, White Lettuce Nabalus sp. [= Prenanthes sp.] NC Native
image American Lotus, Yellow Lotus, American Lotus-lily, Yonkapin, Yockernut, Water-chinquapin, Pond-nut Nelumbo lutea NC Native W: Watch List
image False Garlic, Grace Garlic, Crow Poison Nothoscordum bivalve NC Native
image Blackgum, Black Tupelo, Sourgum, Pepperidge, Tupelo Gum Nyssa sylvatica NC Native
image Pennywort Obolaria virginica NC Native
image Sundrops, Southern Sundrops Oenothera fruticosa NC Native
image Cancer-root, One-flowered Cancer-root, One-flowered Broomrape, Ghost Pipe, Naked Broomrape Orobanche uniflora NC Native
image Spiked Medusa, Smooth-lipped Eulophia, Non-crested Eulophia, Giant Orchid Orthochilus ecristatus NC Native E: Endangered
image Anise-root, Sweet Cicely, Smooth Sweet Cicely, Longstyle Sweetroot, Licorice Root, Wild Anise Osmorhiza longistylis NC Native
image American Wood-sorrel, Mountain Woodsorrel, White Wood-sorrel, Wood-Shamrock Oxalis montana NC Native
image Common Yellow Woodsorrel, Yellow Oxalis Oxalis stricta NC Native
image Violet Woodsorrel Oxalis violacea NC Native
image Sourwood Tree Oxydendrum arboreum NC Native
image Allegheny Spurge Pachysandra procumbens NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Ginseng, American Ginseng, "Sang" Panax quinquefolius NC Native
image Dwarf Ginseng Panax trifolius NC Native
image Kidney-leaved Grass-of-Parnassus, Appalachian Grass-of-Parnassus, Brook Parnassia Parnassia asarifolia NC Native
image Carolina Grass-of-Parnassus, Savanna Parnassia, Eyebright Parnassia caroliniana NC Native E: Endangered
image Bigleaf Grass-of-Parnassus, Limeseep Parnassia, Largeleaf Grass-of-Parnassus Parnassia grandifolia NC Native T: Threatened
image Silverling, Silver Whitlow-wort, Silvery Nailwort Paronychia argyrocoma NC Native
image Yellow Passionflower Passiflora lutea NC Native
image Eastern Lousewort, Canadian Lousewort, Forest Lousewort, Wood-betony Pedicularis canadensis NC Native
image Appalachian Beardtongue, Eastern Gray Beardtongue, Eastern Gray Penstemon Penstemon canescens NC Native
image Swamp Bay Persea palustris NC Native
image Eastern Buttercup Phacelia, Coville's Phacelia, Buttercup Scorpionweed Phacelia covillei NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
Sandhills Bean Phaseolus sinuatus NC Native
image Piedmont Rock-pink, Piedmont Fameflower Phemeranthus piedmontanus NC Native E: Endangered
image Wild Blue Phlox, Eastern Blue Phlox, Timber Phlox, Wild Sweet William Phlox divaricata NC Native
image Downy Phlox, Deam’s Phlox Phlox pilosa NC Native
image Creeping Phlox Phlox stolonifera NC Native
image Americam Lopseed Phryma leptostachya NC Native
image Ninebark, Atlantic Ninebark, Common Ninebark Physocarpus opulifolius NC Native
image Pokeweed, American Pokeweed, Great Pokeweed, Pokeberry, Red Ink Plant, Pigeonberry Phytolacca americana NC Native
image Blue Butterwort, Blueflower Butterwort Pinguicula caerulea NC Native
image yellow butterwort Pinguicula lutea Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Yellow Butterwort Pinguicula lutea NC Native
image Small Butterwort, Dwarf Butterwort, Bog Violet Pinguicula pumila NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image White Fringed Orchid Platanthera blephariglottis var. conspicua = (Habenaria blephariglottis) NC Native
image Yellow Fringed Orchid, Orange Fringed Orchid, Orange Plume, Bobwhite's-mocassin, Owl's-head Platanthera ciliaris NC Native
image Small Green Wood Orchid, Small Woodland Orchid, Little Club Spur Bog Orchid Platanthera clavellata NC Native
image Yellow Crested Orchis, Crested Fringed Orchid, Golden Fringed Orchid Platanthera cristata NC Native
image Southern Rein Orchid, Palegreen Orchid, Southern Gypsy-spike Platanthera flava var. flava NC Native
image Tubercled Rein Orchid, Northern Gypsy-spike, Northern Green Orchid Platanthera flava var. herbiola NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Large Purple Fringed Orchid, Greater Purple Fringed Orchid, Greater Purple Fringed Bog-orchid, Plume-royal Platanthera grandiflora NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Golden Fringeless Orchid, Yellow Fringeless Orchid, Golden Frog Arrow Platanthera integra NC Native T: Threatened
image White Fringeless Orchid, Monkey-face Orchid Platanthera integrilabia NC Native E: Endangered
image Green Fringed Orchid, Ragged Fringed Orchid, Ragged Orchid Platanthera lacera NC Native
image Snowy Orchid, Bog-spike, Frog Spear, Bog Torch, White Frog Arrow, White Rein Orchid Platanthera nivea NC Native T: Threatened
image Large Round-leaved Orchid, Dinner-plate Orchid, Lesser roundleaved orchid, Roundleaf Rein Orchid Platanthera orbiculata NC Native
image Purple Fringeless Orchid, Purple Spire Orchid, Pride-of-the-peak Platanthera peramoena NC Native Candidate
image Small Purple Fringed Orchid, Butterfly Orchid, Lesser Purple Fringed orchid Platanthera psycodes NC Native
image Shriver’s Purple Fringed Orchid, Shriver’s Frilly Orchid Platanthera shriveri NC Native
image Bicolor Bog Orchid Platanthera x bicolor {P. blephariglottis x P. ciliaris} [= Habenaria x bicolor] NC Native
image Fringed Orchid Hybrid Platanthera x channellii {P. ciliaris x P. cristata} [= Habenaria x channellii] NC Native
image Rush Featherling Pleea tenuifolia NC Native
image Marsh Fleabane, Stinking Camphorweed Pluchea foetida NC Native
image Salt-marsh Fleabane Pluchea odorata NC Native
image Mayapple, American Mandrake, Wild Mandrake, Indian Apple, Pomme de Mai, Podophylle Pelt Podophyllum peltatum NC Native
image Rose Pogonia, Snakemouth, Beardflower, Ettercap, Addermouth Pogonia ophioglossoides NC Native
image Orange Milkwort, Yellow Milkwort, Red Hot Poker, Candy Weed Polygala lutea NC Native
image Gay wings, Fringed Polygala, Flowering Wintergreen, Bird-on-the-wing Polygaloides paucifolia Undetermined
image Solomon's Seal Polygonatum biflorum NC Native
image October Flower, Jointweed Polygonella polygama NC Native
image Christmas Fern Polystichum acrostichoides NC Native
image Shadow Witch Ponthieva racemosa NC Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Dwarf Cinquefoil, Running Five-fingers Potentilla canadensis NC Native
image Sulphur Cinquefoil, Sulphur Five-fingers Potentilla recta Naturalized Alien
image Eastern Shooting Star, Pride of Ohio, Roosterheads, Prairie Pointers Primula meadia = (Dodecatheon meadia) NC Native
image Yellow Mandarin, Yellow Fairybells Prosartes lanuginosa NC Native
image American Self-heal, American Heal-all Prunella vulgaris NC Native
image Black Cherry, Wild Cherry, Cabinet Cherry, Rum Cherry Prunus serotina NC Native
image Chokecherry Prunus virginiana NC Native
image Eastern Bracken, Bracken Fern Pteridium latiusculum NC Native
image Blackroot, Wingstem, Densespike Blackroot, Fox-tail, Coastal Blackroot Pterocaulon pycnostachyum NC Native
image hoary mountainmint Pycnanthemum incanum NC Native
image Common Pyxie-moss, Big Pyxie Pyxidanthera barbulata Native
image Pixie Moss Pyxidanthera brevifolia Native E: Endangered
image Overcup Oak Quercus lyrata Native
image Swamp Chestnut Oak, Basket Oak, Cow Oak Quercus michauxii Native
image Live Oak Quercus virginiana Native
image Dwarf Azalea, Coastal Azalea, Rhododendron atlanticum Native
image Flame Azalea Rhododendron calendulaceum Native
image Great Rhododendron, Rosebay Rhododendron Rhododendron maximum Native
image Pinxter Flower, Wild Honeysuckle, Swamp Honeysuckle Rhododendron nudiflorum Native
image Swamp Azalea, Clammy Azalea Rhododendron viscosum Native
image Fragant Sumac Rhus aromatica Native
image Winged Sumac, Shining Sumac Rhus copallinum Native
image Michaux's Sumac Rhus michauxii Native
image twining snoutbean Rhynchosia tomentosa Native
image Short-beaked Baldrush Rhynchospora nitens Native W: Watch List
image Multiflora Rose Rosa multiflora Alien INVASIVE
image Swamp Rose Rosa palustris Native
image Carolina wild petunia , Hairy wild petunia Ruellia caroliniensis Native
image Dwarf Palmetto, Blue Stem Palmetto Sabal minor Native
image Cabbage Palmetto Sabal palmetto Native
image Rose Pink, Bitter-bloom Sabatia angularis Native
image Duck Potato, Bulltongue Arrowhead Sagittaria lancifolia Native
image Giant Arrow Leaf Sagittaria montevidensis Alien INVASIVE
image Lyre-leaf Sage Salvia lyrata Native
image Elderberry Sambucus canadensis Native
image Bloodroot Sanguinaria canadensis Native
image None Sarracenia × catesbaei (S. flava × S. purpurea) Native
image yellow pitcher plant Sarracenia flava Native
image mountain sweet pitcherplant Sarracenia jonesii Native E: Endangered
image hooded pitcher plant Sarracenia minor var minor Native
Green pitcher plant Sarracenia oreophila Native
Appalachian purple pitcher plant Sarracenia purpurea var montana Native
Northern purple pitcherplant Sarracenia purpurea var purpurea Native
image Purple Pitcher Plant, Common Pitcher Plant Sarracenia purpurea var venosa Native
image Sweet Pitcher Plant Sarracenia rubra Native
image Sassafras Sassafras albidum Native
image Helmet Skullcap, Helmet Flower Scutellaria integrifolia Native
image Stonecrop Sedum ternatum Native
image Golden Ragwort, Groundsel Senecio aureus (=Packera aurea) Native
image Schweinitz's Ragwort, Schweinitz's Groundsel Senecio schweinitzianus (=Packera schweinitziana) Native
image Shortia, Oconee Bells Shortia galacifolia Native SC: Special Concern
image Royal Catchfly Silene regia S.E. Native
image Starry Campion Silene stellata Native
image Fire Pink Silene virginica var. virginica Native
image Kidneyleaf Rosinweed Silphium compositum Native
image Compass Plant Silphium laciniatum Native
image Prairie Rosinweed Silphium terebinthinaceum Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Blue-eyed grass Sisyrinchium angustifolium Native
image Fairy Stars, Lawn Blue-eyed Grass, Annual Blue-eyed Grass Sisyrinchium rosulatum NC Native
image Bearsfoot, Leafcup Smallanthus uvedalius Native
image Solomon's Plume, False Solomon's Seal Smilacina racemosa (=Maianthemum racemosum ssp. racemosum) Native
image Greenbriar Smilax walteri Native
image Blue Stem Goldenrod Solidago caesia Native
image Goldenrod Solidago gracillima Native
image plumed goldenrod, Yadkin River goldenrod Solidago plumosa Native T: Threatened
image Slender Fragrant Goldenrod Solidago tenuifolia (=Euthamia caroliniana) Native
image Indian Pink Spigelia marilandica Native E: Endangered
Texas Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes brevilabris Undetermined E: Endangered
image Nodding Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes cernua Native SR: Significantly Rare
Eaton's Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes eatonii Undetermined
Florida Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes floridana Native
image Southern Slender Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes lacera var. gracilis Native
image Northern Slender Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes lacera var. laceras Native SR: Significantly Rare
Lace Lip Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes laciniata Undetermined
image Giant Spiral Orchid Spiranthes longilabris Native T: Threatened
image Shining Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes lucida Native Candidate
image Yellow Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes ochroleuca Undetermined T: Threatened
image Sweet Scent Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes odorata Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Lesser Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes ovalis var. erostellata Native
image Grassleaf Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes praecox Native
Woodland Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes sylvatica Undetermined
Little Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes tuberosa Undetermined
image Twisted Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes vernalis Native
image Star Chickweed, Great Chickweed Stellaria pubera Native
image Featherbells Stenanthium gramineum Native
image silky camellia Stewartia malacodendron Native
image Pineland scalypink, Wire-plant Stipulicida setacea Native
image Rosy Twisted-stalk, Rose mandarin Streptopus roseus (=S. lanceolatus var. roseus) Native
image Climbing Aster Symphyotrichum carolinianum (=aster carolinianus) Native
image Eastern Silvery Aster Symphyotrichum concolor (=Aster concolor) Native
image Blue Wood Aster Symphyotrichum cordifolium (= Aster cordifolium) Native
image Wild Blue Aster, Large Flowered Aster Symphyotrichum grandiflorum(=Aster grandiflorus) Native
image late purple aster Symphyotrichum patens (= Aster patens) Native
image hairy white oldfield aster, frost Symphyotrichum pilosum var. pilosum (= Aster pilosus var. pilosus) Native
image rigid whitetop aster Symphyotrichum retroflexum (= Aster curtisii) Native
image Skunk Cabbage Symplocarpus foetidus Native
image Horse Sugar, Sweet leaf Symplocos tinctoria Native
image Feverfew Tanacetum parthenium = (Chrysanthemum parthenium ) Alien
image Pond Cypress Taxodium ascendens Native
image Cooley's Meadowrue, Savanna Meadowrue. Thalictrum cooleyi Native E: Endangered
image Meadow Rue, Tall Meadow Rue Thalictrum polygamum (=T. pubescens) Native
image Rue Anemone, Wind Flower Thalictrum thalictroides Native
image Foam Flower Tiarella cordifolia Native
image Cranefly Orchid Tipularia discolor Native
image False Asphodel Tofieldia glabra Native
image Poison Oak Toxicodendron pubescens Native
image eastern poison Ivy Toxicodendron radicans var radicans Native
image Poison Sumac Toxicodendron vernix Native
image Forked Bluecurls, Common Blue Curls Trichostema dichotomum Native
image Dune Blue Curls, Carolina Blue Curls. Trichostema species 1 Native
image Catesby's Trillium Trillium catesbaei Native
image Toadshade, Sweet Betsy Trillium cuneatum Native
image Pale Yellow Trillium, Mottled Trillium Trillium discolor Native T: Threatened
image Wake Robin Trillium erectum Native
image bent trillium, declined trillium Trillium flexipes Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Large-flowered Trillium Trillium grandiflorum Native
image Yellow Trillium, Yellow Toadshade, Wax Trillium, Lemon-scented Trillium Trillium luteum Native
image Wateree Trillium Trillium oostingii S.E. Native
image persistent wakerobin Trillium persistens S.E. Native
image Carolina Least Trillium Trillium pusillum Native E: Endangered
image prairie trillium, toadshade, bloody noses Trillium recurvatum Native
image Nodding Trillium Trillium rugelii Native
image Sessile trillium, toad trillium, toadshade Trillium sessile Native
image sweet white trillium, jeweled wakerobin, confused trillium Trillium simile Native
image southern red Trillium, Barksdale's Trilliam, furrowed wake robin Trillium sulcatum Native
image Underwood's Trillium, longbract wakerobin Trillium underwoodii S.E. Native
image Painted Trillium Trillium undulatum Native
image sweet trillium, Vasey's trillium, sweet beth Trillium vaseyi Native
image wood wake robin Trillium viride S.E. Native
image Feverwort, Horse Gentian Triosteum aurantiacum Native W: Watch List
image Three Birds Orchid Triphora trianthophora Native
image narrow leafed cattail Typha angustifolia Native
image common cat-tail, broad leafed cat-tail Typha latifolia Native
image American Elm, White Elm Ulmus americana Native
shortspur creeping bladderwort, humped bladderwort Utricularia gibba Native
floating bladderwort Utricularia radiata Native
longspur creeping bladderwort Utricularia biflora Native
image horned bladderwort Utricularia cornuta Native T: Threatened
Florida bladderwort Utricularia floridana Native SR: Significantly Rare
flatstem bladderwort Utricularia foliosa Native
two-flowered bladderwort, hiddenfruit bladderwort Utricularia geminiscapa Native SR: Significantly Rare
swollen bladderwort, inflated bladderwort Utricularia inflata Native
Southern bladderwort Utricularia juncea Native
greater bladderwort Utricularia macrorhiza Native SR: Significantly Rare
lesser bladderwort Utricularia minor Undetermined SR: Significantly Rare
Dwarf bladderwort Utricularia olivacea Native T: Threatened
purple bladderwort Utricularia purpurea Native
image northeastern bladderwort, lavender bladderwort Utricularia resupinata Native E: Endangered
striped bladderwort, fibrous bladderwort Utricularia striata Native
slender bladderwort, zigzag bladderwort Utricularia subulata Native
image Large-flowered Bellwort Uvularia grandiflora Native
image Perfoliate Bellwort Uvularia perfoliata Native
image Mountain Bellwort, Appalachian Bellwort, Coastal Bellwort, Carolina Bellwort Uvularia puberula Native
image Bellwort Uvularia sessilifolia Native
image Sparkleberry, Farkleberry Vaccinium arboreum Native
image High Bush Blueberry vaccinium corymbosum Native
image Cranberry Vaccinium macrocarpon Native SR: Significantly Rare
image Deerberry, Common Deerberry Vaccinium stamineum Native
image Narrow Leafed Bunchflower Veratrum latifolium Native
image green false hellebore, White-hellebore, Indian Poke, Green Hellebore, Cornhusk Lily Veratrum viride Native
image Moth Mullein Verbascum blattaria Alien
image Common Mullein Verbascum thapsus Alien INVASIVE
image Wing stem Verbesina occidentalis Native
image New York Iron Weed Vernonia noveboracensis Native
image Common Speedwell, Common Gypsyweed Veronica officinalis Alien in part
image Culver's Root Veronicastrum virginicum Native
image Downy Viburnum Viburnum rafinesquianum Native
image Wild Pansy, Field Pansy Viola bicolor S.E. Native
image Canadian White Violet, Tall White Violet, Canada Violet Viola canadensis Native
image Bog Violet, Marsh Blue Violet Viola cucullata Native
image Halberdleaf yellow violet Viola hastata Native
image Birdfoot Violet, Bird's Foot Violet Viola pedata Native
image Long-spurred Violet Viola rostrata Native
image Southern Woolly Violet, Carolina Violet Viola villosa S.E. Native
image Barren Strawberry Waldsteinia fragarioides Native
image Shrub-Yellowroot Xanthorhiza simplicissima Native
image Adam's Needle, Beargrass, Curlyleaf Yucca, Spoonleaf Yucca Yucca filamentosa Native
image Honeycup Zenobia pulverulenta Native
image Atamasco Lily Zephyranthes atamasco Native
image Golden Alexander Zizia aurea Native

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