NC Native Plant Society:
Plant Listings: e

Plants listed alphabetically by scientific names starting with the letter e.
Thumbnail Common name,
link to Portrait
Scientific name Native / Alien (1)
image Eastern Purple Coneflower Echinacea purpurea NC Native
image Coastal Plain Elephant's-foot, Pineland Elephant's-foot Elephantopus nudatus NC Native
image Common Elephant's-foot, 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 conopseum [= Epidendrum magnoliae] NC Native
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 Not Native to US
image Annual Fleabane, Daisy Fleabane, Sweet Scabious Erigeron annuus NC Native
image Tawny Cottongrass, Tawny Cottonsedge Eriophorum virginicum NC Native
image Coral Bean, Coralbean, Coral-bean, Redcardinal, Cardinal-spear Erythrina herbacea NC Native
image Dimpled Trout Lily, Dog-tooth Violet, Fawn Lily Erythronium umbilicatum [split from Erythronium americanum] 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 Not Native to US
Rank 2 - Significant Threat
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] NC Native
image Cypress Spurge, Graveyard Spurge Euphorbia cyparissias Not Native to US
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 Slender Fragrant Goldenrod, Slender Goldentop Euthamia caroliniana [= Euthamia tenuifolia, Solidago tenuifolia] NC Native
image Hollow-stem Joe-Pye-weed, Queen of the Meadow Eutrochium fistulosum [= Eupatorium fistulosum] NC Native

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