Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1903

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Uncommon (rare in GA)

Look for it in moist forests at high elevations, per Weakley's Flora

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shade ...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Pink/Rose
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
6 tepals, perianth campanulate
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Red
Berry

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Liliales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Streptopus lanceolatus var. lanceolatus   FAMILY Liliaceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Streptopus lanceolatus var. lanceolatus   FAMILY Liliaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 041-09-001:
Streptopus roseus   FAMILY Liliaceae

GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database
Streptopus lanceolatus var. roseus

LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Streptopus roseus

 

COMMON NAME:
Rosy Twisted Stalk, Eastern Rose Mandarin, Eastern Twisted-stalk