Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Stachys palustris var. pilosa
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Native to South Carolina
Documented growing wild in - - SC
Rare, possibly adventive in part from further west, but some populations native
Look for it in marl fens, roadsides, banks of waterfowl impoundments, per Weakley's Flora
5-lobed campanulate calyx
2-lipped corolla, upper hood-like, lower three-lobed
4 stamens, arched under the corolla's upper lip
Schizocarp of mericarps
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