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Read more about Largeleaf Phlox at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales
Broadleaf Phlox, Largeleaf Phlox
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Broad open inflorescence w glandular hairy bracts and glabrous corolla tube, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.
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P. amplifolia & P. paniculata have broad leaves w conspicuous lateral veins, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
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Lateral veins readily apparent, joining to form a vein parallel to leaf margin, per Weakley's Flora.