Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Swordleaf Phlox, Shale-barren Phlox
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Native north of the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - - -
Look for it in shale woodlands and woodland edges, shaley roadbanks, per Weakley's Flora
5-lobed salverform corolla
5 exserted stamens
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