Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Woolly Dangleberry at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 145-18-003b:
Gaylussacia frondosa var. tomentosa FAMILY Ericaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Woolly Dangleberry, Hairy Dangleberry, Hairytwig Huckleberry
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Flora of North America
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Native to South Carolina & Georgia
Common in GA, rare in SC
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5-lobed urceolate to urceolate-campanulate corolla
10 included stamens
Flowers in axillary racemes on 2nd-year wood
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Forest Plants of the Southeast and Their Wildlife Uses (Miller & Miller, 2005) p342
- Guide to the Wildflowers of SC (Porcher & Rayner, 2001) p251
- Native Shrubs and Woody Vines of the Southeast (Foote & Jones, 1989) p114
- Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide (Lance, 2004) p152
- Wildflowers of the Sandhills Region (Sorrie, 2011) p169
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