Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 4 taxa in the family Phrymaceae, Lopseed family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: American Lopseed
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Phryma leptostachya   FAMILY: Phrymaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Phryma leptostachya   FAMILY: Verbenaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Phryma leptostachya 163-01-001   FAMILY: Phrymaceae

 

Look for it in bottomland forests, nutrient-rich slopes, mesic hammocks, in the Coastal Plain primarily in places underlain by coquina limestone ("marl") & essentially absent from the more acidic portions of the Coastal Plain

Common (uncommon in Coastal Plain)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Mudmat
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Glossostigma cleistanthum   FAMILY: Phrymaceae
(?) PLANTS National Database: Glossostigma cleistanthum   FAMILY: Scrophulariaceae

 

Look for it to be aquatic in oligotrophic lakes, reservoirs, and stormwater retention ponds

Rare

Non-native: Australia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Allegheny Monkey-flower, Square-stemmed Monkey-flower
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Mimulus ringens var. ringens   FAMILY: Phrymaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mimulus ringens var. ringens   FAMILY: Scrophulariaceae
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Mimulus ringens 166-11-002   FAMILY: Scrophulariaceae

 

Look for it in marshes, bogs, wet meadows, bottomlands

Common (uncommon in GA Piedmont, rare in Coastal Plain)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Winged Monkey-flower, Sharpwing Monkey-flower
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Mimulus alatus   FAMILY: Phrymaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mimulus alatus   FAMILY: Scrophulariaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Mimulus alatus 166-11-003   FAMILY: Scrophulariaceae

 

Look for it in marshes, bottomlands, ditches

Common (uncommon in GA Coastal Plain, rare in SC Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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