Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
To see larger pictures, click or hover over the thumbnails.
Keith Bradley kab_a_xgrandiflora_3216
December Richland County SC
Flowers white-flushed pink. Sepals persist, evolving rose to purplish tinge, per Manual of Woody Landscape Plants.
Non-native: the parent species are native to China
Habitat: Suburban thickets, commonly planted in our area, sometimes persistent or rarely weakly naturalizing, per Weakley's Flora
NEW! Click here to see a map from Weakley's Flora of the Southeastern US showing range and abundance.
Click here to see a map showing all occurrences known to SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria. (Zoom in to see more detail.)
5-lobed funnelform corolla
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!