Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Gentianales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Native to South Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - SC
Common (rare in SC)
Look for it in wet pine flatwoods, per Weakley's Flora
DOES THE PLANT HAVE "MILKY SAP"?
Has milky sap (latex)
5-lobed corolla, lobes reflexed
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers p223
- Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast p456
- Wildflowers of the Eastern United States p069