OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Verbena stricta   FAMILY Verbenaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Verbena stricta   FAMILY Verbenaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 162-01-009:
Verbena stricta   FAMILY Verbenaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Hoary Vervain


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image of Verbena stricta, Hoary Vervain

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_vest_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Verbena stricta   FAMILY Verbenaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Verbena stricta   FAMILY Verbenaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 162-01-009:
Verbena stricta   FAMILY Verbenaceae

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

2914

Forb
Perennial

Native: central US

Habitat: Prairies, glades, barrens, pastures, and roadsides, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Blue/Violet
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed salverform corolla
4 stamens, attached to corolla tube
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Brown
Schizocarp of mericarps

 

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