Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2072

Forb
Annual

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White (with a yellow tip)
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
4-lobed calyx
2-lipped corolla
4 included stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Melampyrum lineare +   FAMILY Orobanchaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Melampyrum lineare +   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 166-30-001:
Melampyrum lineare   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Cow-wheat