Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3154

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Uncommon

Look for it in sandhills, dry flatwoods, per Weakley's Flora

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...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal rosette & opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
White
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
5 sepals
2-lipped 5-lobed tubular corolla
4 fertile stamens & 1 bearded staminode
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Penstemon multiflorus   FAMILY Plantaginaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Penstemon multiflorus   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Penstemon multiflorus

 

COMMON NAME:
Manyflower Beardtongue