Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Boraginales? order assignment uncertain
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American Gromwell, Broadleaf Gromwell
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Plant lacking basal rosette; lower leaves smaller than upper; lvs acuminate, per Weakley's Flora (2012).
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A hairy green calyx with 5 linear-lanceolate teeth, per www.illinoiswildflowers.info.
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Stems densely covered with white hairs. Flowers solitary from leaf axils, per www.illinoiswildflowers.info.
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Upper stem internodes mostly 3-6cm long; leaves mostly >2cm wide, per Weakley's Flora (2012).
Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -
Alternate (no basal rosette)
Flowers solitary in leaf axils
Schizocarp of specialized mericarps (nutlets)
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