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Patrick D. McMillan pdmgasprellum_lvl
June Avery County NC
Leaves in whorls of 6. Principal leaves narrowly elliptic, up to 0.75" long, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
Native to North Carolina
Documented growing wild in - NC -
Look for it in bogs, streambanks, wet meadows, per Weakley's Flora
Whorls of 5-6
Sepals usually obsolete
4-lobed rotate corolla
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Newcomb's Wildflower Guide p152
- Wildflowers in the Field and Forest p352
- Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains p163