Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2794

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in rich alluvial forests, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Yellow
Bisexual
Weakly bilaterally symmetrical
5-parted calyx
5-lobed campanulate corolla
4 included stamens (2 long, 2 short)
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Aureolaria patula   FAMILY Orobanchaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Aureolaria patula   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

(?) Gerardia patula

 

COMMON NAME:
Cumberland Oak-leach, Spreading Yellow Foxglove