Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Canada Enchanter's Nightshade at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Malvids: Myrtales
Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Circaea quadrisulcata var. canadensis
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Canada Enchanter's Nightshade
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JK Marlow jkm200422_4055
April Greenville County SC
Leaves long-stalked, ovate, shallowly and irregularly toothed, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.
JK Marlow jkm0507o_09
July Pickens County SC
Flowers usually well-spaced on terminal racemes, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.
JK Marlow jkm160702_139b
July Jackson County NC
Two deeply notched petals, one of only a few plants with 2-petaled flowers, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.
JK Marlow jkm190801_0396b
August Buncombe County NC
Blue Ridge Parkway
Fruit uncinate-bristly [the bristles have hooks at their tips], per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
JK Marlow jkm210824_3004
August Greenville County SC
Leaves irregularly toothed, per Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast.