Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Yellowfruit Horse-gentian at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Yellowfruit Horse-gentian, Lesser Horse-gentian
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Longer (nonglandular) hairs of the stem 1.5-3mm long, per Weakley's Flora (2015).
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Leaves elliptic, lanceolate, or oblanceolate, narrowed to a sessile base, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.
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Flowers greenish-yellow, tubular, w 5 unequal lobes. Sepals w stiff hairs, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.