Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3605

Forb
Perennial

Native to South Carolina & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - SC

Uncommon

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite (basal rosette absent)
Leaves sessile

FLOWER:
Summer
Pink
Radially symmetrical
6-10 lobed calyx
10(+)lobed rotate corolla

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Gentianales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Sabatia foliosa   FAMILY Gentianaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Sabatia dodecandra var. foliosa   FAMILY Gentianaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 155-01-010a?:
Sabatia dodecandra var. dodecandra   FAMILY Gentianaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Marsh Rose-gentian