Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Indian Pink, Woodland Pinkroot, Wormgrass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Spigelia marilandica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Spigelia marilandica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Spigelia marilandica 154-02-001

The scarlet-red petals fused and tubular for most of their 2" length, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: Caribbean Miterwort
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Mitreola petiolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mitreola petiolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cynoctonum mitreola 154-03-002

Inflorescence is a secund (one-sided) cyme terminating the stem & branches, per Wildflowers of Tennessee.


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