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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Stachys hispida   FAMILY Lamiaceae   Go to FSUS key


INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Stachys tenuifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)
Stachys tenuifolia

SYNONYMOUS WITH A new hedge-nettle (Stachys: Lamiaceae) from the Mid-Atlantic Piedmont and Coastal Plain (Fleming, Nelson, & Townsend; 2011)
Stachys hispida

INCLUDED WITHIN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Stachys tenuifolia var. tenuifolia

INCLUDED WITHIN Stachys (Labitae) in Southeastern United States (Nelson, 1981)
Stachys tenuifolia var. tenuifolia

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Stachys hispida

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Stachys tenuifolia var. hispida

 

COMMON NAME:
Hispid Hedgenettle


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image of Stachys hispida, Hispid Hedgenettle

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_stte_001_lvd

        

image of Stachys hispida, Hispid Hedgenettle

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_stte_004_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Stachys hispida   FAMILY Lamiaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Stachys tenuifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)
Stachys tenuifolia

SYNONYMOUS WITH A new hedge-nettle (Stachys: Lamiaceae) from the Mid-Atlantic Piedmont and Coastal Plain (Fleming, Nelson, & Townsend; 2011)
Stachys hispida

INCLUDED WITHIN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Stachys tenuifolia var. tenuifolia

INCLUDED WITHIN Stachys (Labitae) in Southeastern United States (Nelson, 1981)
Stachys tenuifolia var. tenuifolia

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Stachys hispida

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Stachys tenuifolia var. hispida

 

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2956

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

Uncommon in NC Mountains, rare in GA Mtns

Habitat: Wet meadows and mesic forests, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer
White/Pink/Lavender
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed campanulate calyx
2-lipped corolla, upper hood-like, lower three-lobed
4 stamens, arched under the corolla's upper lip
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Schizocarp of mericarps

 

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