Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Cyanococcus myrsinites var. glaucum
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Patrick D. McMillan pdmvdarrowii_ths
Fruit glaucous, blue, and only 4-6mm in diameter, per Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmvdarrowii_ths3
Leaves markedly glaucous and bluish-green, lacking stalked glands beneath, per Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast.
Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -
Uncommon in GA
Habitat: pine flatwoods, per Weakley's Flora
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Rhizomatous, forming clonal colonies
5-lobed narrowly urceolate corolla
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Gardening with Native Plants of the South p093
- Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast p116
- Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide p362