Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Cotinus obovata Rafinesque. American Smoketree. Hab: Glades, exposed bluffs, and dry upland woodlands over calcareous soils and rock outcrops. Dist: Se. TN (Cumberland Plateau) (Chester, Wofford, & Kral 1997), nw. GA, and n. AL west to OK and e. and sc. TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Cotinus americanus – S, Barkley (1937); = Cotinus obovatus – Ar, K1, K3, K4, Mo2, NcTx, Tn, Tx, orthographic variant

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