Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Caryophyllales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
Read more about Kiss-me-over-the-garden-gate at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Kiss-me-over-the-garden-gate, Prince's Feather, Prince's-plume
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Documented growing wild in GA NC SC
Look for it in barnyards, disturbed areas, garden edges, per Weakley's Flora
IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Stems, petioles and leaves unarmed
Deep pink/ Red
Inflorescence spikelike, uninterrupted
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Invasive Plants, Guide to Identification, Impacts and Control p261
- Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains p032