Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Caryophyllales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Buckwheat-vine, Eardrop-vine, Ladies Eardrops, Redvine
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Partly woody vine
Native to South Carolina & Georgia
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Flowers in paniculate racemes
Fruiting calyx is pink
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Guide to the Wildflowers of SC p291
- Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast p058
- Wildflowers of the Carolina Lowcountry p124
- Wildflowers of Tennessee p059
- Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide p078