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Plant Listings: h

Plants listed alphabetically by scientific names starting with the letter h.
Thumbnail Common name,
link to Portrait
Scientific name Native / Alien (1)
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 NC Native 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 Common Stargrass, Eastern Stargrass, Upland Stargrass Hypoxis hirsuta NC Native

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