Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Narrowleaf Blue Curls
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trichostema setaceum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trichostema setaceum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trichostema setaceum 164-01-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Trichostema dichotomum var. lineare

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Trichostema lineare


Corolla 5-lobed, lowest lobe lip-like, the lateral triangular-ovate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Forked Bluecurls, Common Blue Curls
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trichostema dichotomum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trichostema dichotomum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Trichostema dichotomum 164-01-002

2-lipped corolla with 5 lobes, upper 4 ascending, lower curved downward, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon Common Name: Glade Blue Curls, False Pennyroyal, Fluxweed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trichostema brachiatum
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trichostema brachiatum

SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Isanthus brachiatus


Calyx and corolla almost radially symmetrical. Stamens straight, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Carpet Bugle, Bugle-weed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Ajuga reptans
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Ajuga reptans
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Ajuga reptans 164-02-001

Thyrse leafy-bracteate, cymules sessile, 3-5 flowered; bracts reduced upward, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: American Germander, Wood Sage
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Teucrium canadense +
(?) PLANTS National Database: Teucrium canadense +
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Teucrium canadense 164-03-001

Four stamens diverge from the corolla, arching over the lower lip, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon Common Name: Musky Mint, Cluster Bushmint
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Hyptis alata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Hyptis alata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Hyptis alata 164-04-001

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Hyptis radiata


Flowers borne in large, globose heads, 1.5-2.5cm across, on 2-6cm peduncles, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Cantinoa mutabilis, Tropical Bushmint
Common Name: Tropical Bushmint
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cantinoa mutabilis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Hyptis mutabilis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Hyptis mutabilis


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria parvula, Dwarf Skullcap, Small Skullcap
Common Name: Dwarf Skullcap, Small Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria parvula
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria parvula var. parvula
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria parvula 164-05-001

range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria australis, Southern Skullcap
Common Name: Southern Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria australis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria parvula var. australis
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria parvula 164-05-001?

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria parvula


camera icon Common Name: Shale-barren Skullcap, Glade Skullcap, Leonard's Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria leonardii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria parvula var. missouriensis
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria parvula 164-05-001?

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Scutellaria leonardii

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria ambigua


Flowers axillary, corolla 6.5-9mm long; bracts resembling stem leaves, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria nervosa, Veined Skullcap, Bottomland Skullcap
speaker icon Common Name: Veined Skullcap, Bottomland Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scutellaria nervosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria nervosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria nervosa 164-05-002

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria nervosa


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mad-dog Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria lateriflora
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria lateriflora var. lateriflora
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria lateriflora 164-05-003

The smallest flowers of Scutellaria in the southern mtns, about 1/4" long, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria saxatilis, Rock Skullcap
Common Name: Rock Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria saxatilis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria saxatilis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria saxatilis 164-05-004

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hyssop Skullcap, Narrow-leaved Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria integrifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria integrifolia
INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria integrifolia + 164-05-005

Corolla 2-lipped, upper lip hood-like, lower with a pair of white marks, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria incana var. incana, Hoary Skullcap, Downy Skullcap
Common Name: Hoary Skullcap, Downy Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria incana var. incana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria incana var. incana

INCLUDED WITHIN The Biota of North America Program. BONAP (Kartesz, 2015) Scutellaria incana

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria incana 164-05-006

SYNONYMOUS WITH The American species of Scutellaria (Epling, 1942) Scutellaria incana

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria incana


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria incana var. australis, Hoary Skullcap, Downy Skullcap
Common Name: Hoary Skullcap, Downy Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria incana var. australis
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria incana var. australis

INCLUDED WITHIN The Biota of North America Program. BONAP (Kartesz, 2015) Scutellaria incana

SYNONYMOUS WITH Scutellaria altamaha ssp. australis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Scutellaria altamaha var. australis


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hoary Skullcap, Downy Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria incana var. punctata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria incana var. punctata
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria incana 164-05-006?

(?) The American species of Scutellaria (Epling, 1942) Scutellaria punctata

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria incana


Often 30-50+ flowers in bloom on a number of racemes, forming a pyramid, per Vascular Plants of North Carolina.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Showy Skullcap, Serrate Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scutellaria serrata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria serrata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria serrata 164-05-007

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950) Scutellaria serrata var. serrata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria serrata


With flowers 1" or more in length, this species is well named, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon Common Name: Large-flowered Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria montana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria montana

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950) Scutellaria serrata var. montana


Flowers 1" or more, with an erect white tube & pale blue hood-like upper lip, per Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hairy Skullcap, Elliptic-leaved Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria elliptica var. elliptica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria elliptica var. elliptica
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria elliptica 164-05-008

Corolla 2-lipped, upper lip hood-like, lower broader & marked with white, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon Common Name: Hairy Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria elliptica var. hirsuta
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria elliptica var. hirsuta
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria elliptica 164-05-008?

SYNONYMOUS WITH The American species of Scutellaria (Epling, 1942) Scutellaria ovalifolia ssp. hirsuta

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria ovalifolia


Bracts reduced (not leaf-like); corollas 14-18(-21)mm, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria mellichampii, Mellichamp's Skullcap
Common Name: Mellichamp's Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria mellichampii
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria incana var. australis
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria mellichampii 164-05-009

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria mellichampii


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria altamaha, Altamaha Skullcap, Pineland Skullcap
Common Name: Altamaha Skullcap, Pineland Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria altamaha
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria altamaha
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria mellichampii 164-05-009?

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria altamaha


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria ovata ssp. ovata var. ovata, Heartleaf Skullcap
speaker icon Common Name: Heartleaf Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Scutellaria ovata ssp. ovata var. ovata
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria ovata ssp. ovata

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database Scutellaria ovata ssp. venosa

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria ovata 164-05-010

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria ovata


camera icon Common Name: Appalachian Skullcap, Blue Ridge Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Scutellaria ovata ssp. rugosa var. 1
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria arguta

SYNONYMOUS WITH Systematic studies in Scutellaria sect. Mixtae (Labiatae) (Pittman, 1988) Scutellaria ovata ssp. rugosa var. arguta

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria arguta


Lower lip blue with two longitudinal white bands, margins entire, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Heartleaf Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (6/30/18) Scutellaria ovata ssp. bracteata
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria ovata ssp. bracteata

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database Scutellaria ovata ssp. cuthbertii

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria cuthbertii


Lower lip with large lateral auricles (flabelliform), margins cleft and erose, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria ovata ssp. rugosa var. rugosa, Heartleaf Skullcap
Common Name: Heartleaf Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scutellaria ovata ssp. rugosa var. rugosa
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria ovata ssp. rugosa

INCLUDING PLANTS National Database Scutellaria ovata ssp. pseudoarguta

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Scutellaria ovata 164-05-010?

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scutellaria ovata


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria multiglandulosa, Small's Skullcap
Common Name: Small's Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria multiglandulosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria multiglandulosa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950) Scutellaria integrifolia var. multiglandulosa


range map need picture of flower of Scutellaria ocmulgee, Ocmulgee Skullcap
Common Name: Ocmulgee Skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Scutellaria ocmulgee
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria ocmulgee

camera icon Common Name: falseteeth skullcap
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scutellaria pseudoserrata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scutellaria pseudoserrata

Flowers in racemes, corollas 24-39mm long, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Agastache scrophulariifolia, Purple Giant-hyssop
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Purple Giant-hyssop
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Agastache scrophulariifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Agastache scrophulariifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Agastache scrophulariaefolia 164-07-001

camera icon Common Name: Yellow Giant-hyssop
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Agastache nepetoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Agastache nepetoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Agastache nepetoides 164-07-002

Flowers yellowish-green with stamens that extend outside the corolla, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Meehania, Meehan's Mint
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Meehania cordata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Meehania cordata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Meehania cordata 164-08-001

Flowers 1" or more long, crowded into one-sided terminal spikes, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon Common Name: Catnip, Catmint
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Nepeta cataria
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Nepeta cataria
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Nepeta cataria 164-09-001

Flowers in short spikes of crowded clusters terminating the branches, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Ground Ivy, Gill-over-the-ground, Creeping Charlie
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Glechoma hederacea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Glechoma hederacea
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISSPELLED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Glecoma hederacea 164-10-001

Corolla 2-lipped (lower lip larger), deeply 3-lobed and spotted, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: American Heal-all, American Self-heal, Lance Selfheal
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Prunella vulgaris ssp. lanceolata
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Prunella vulgaris 164-12-001?

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Prunella vulgaris


Corolla's lower lip is bent downward and its median lobe is fringed, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Eurasian Self-heal, Eurasian Heal-all
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Prunella vulgaris var. vulgaris
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Prunella vulgaris ssp. vulgaris
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Prunella vulgaris 164-12-001?

INCLUDING Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Prunella vulgaris var. hispida

INCLUDING Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Prunella vulgaris var. vulgaris


The 2-lipped blue-violet flowers are borne in a crowded terminal spike, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Northern Obedient-plant, False Dragonhead, Obedient-plant
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Physostegia virginiana ssp. virginiana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Physostegia virginiana ssp. virginiana
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Dracocephalum virginianum 164-13-001

The upper lip is entire and helmet-like; lower lip is shorter with 3 lobes, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Obedient-plant
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Physostegia virginiana ssp. praemorsa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Physostegia virginiana ssp. praemorsa

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Physostegia virginiana var. arenaria

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Dracocephalum virginianum 164-13-001?

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Dracocephalum virginianum


Flowers bright pink with purple lines, upper lip hooded, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon Common Name: Savanna Obedient-plant, Eastern False Dragonhead
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Physostegia purpurea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Physostegia purpurea
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Dracocephalum purpureum 164-13-002

Erect, square-stemmed perennial more than 3' tall w showy 1" long corollas, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: Tidal Marsh Obedient-plant, Swamp Obedient-plant, Narrowleaf Obedient-plant, Slenderleaf False Dragonhead
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Physostegia leptophylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Physostegia leptophylla
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Dracocephalum purpureum 164-13-002?

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Dracocephalum leptophyllum


Flowering calyx tube 3-7(8)mm long; flowers usually > 20mm long, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Physostegia angustifolia, Narrowleaf Obedient-plant