Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Piriqueta at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Malpighiales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Piriqueta, Pitted Stripeseed
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In some flowers, stamens are longer than the pistil, vice versa in others, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.
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Flowers remain open only on sunny days, and petals fall off easily, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.