Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read about Boykin's Lobelia - and a Plea for Rare Species Research from Linda Chafin and the Southern Appalachian Botanical Society.
Read more from the South Carolina Plant Conservation Alliance.
Read more about Lobelia at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
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Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC
Look for it in cypress ponds & depression meadows, per Weakley's Flora
DOES THE PLANT HAVE "MILKY SAP"?
Has milky sap (latex)
2-lipped 5-lobed corolla
5 stamens, completely united
Flowers in a terminal raceme
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!