Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Rose-rush, Flowering Straw
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Native to Georgia
Habitat: Longleaf pine sandhills, per Weakley's Flora
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DOES THE PLANT HAVE "MILKY SAP"?
Has milky sap (latex)
Simple - scale-like, inconspicuous
Rays: Bluish-lavender (white)
Ray flowers bisexual
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