Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2657

Forb
Perennial

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

Uncommon (rare in NC)

Look for it on roadsides, sandhills, other dry (esp sandy) soils, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
Pink/ Purplish
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed salverform corolla
4 stamens, attached to corolla tube
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring
Schizocarp of mericarps

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Glandularia canadensis   FAMILY Verbenaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Glandularia canadensis   FAMILY Verbenaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 162-01-014:
Verbena canadensis   FAMILY Verbenaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Rose Vervain, Rose Verbena, Creeping Vervain


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image of Glandularia canadensis

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_veca4_001_lvd

        

image of Glandularia canadensis

JK Marlow    jkm080330_016

March    Anderson County    SC

Clemson Forest

Flowers borne in dense rounded clusters at the ends of the stems, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.

image of Glandularia canadensis

JK Marlow    jkm080330_021

March    Anderson County    SC

Clemson Forest

Leaves pinnately lobed or incised and coarsely toothed, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.

image of Glandularia canadensis

JK Marlow    jkm080330_022

March    Anderson County    SC

Clemson Forest

image of Glandularia canadensis

JK Marlow    s080330_b

March    Anderson County    SC

Clemson Forest

Leaves coarsely dissected or lobed, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.