Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


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Shrub
Perennial

Native: south & west of the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in - - -

Uncommon

Look for it in sandhills, scrub, flatwoods, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Evergreen
Simple
Opposite & fascicled, appearing whorled

FLOWER:
Winter/Spring
Lavender/White/Purple (with purple spots on lower lip)
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
2-lipped 5-lobed corolla
4 stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Winter/Spring
Nutlet

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Conradina canescens   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Conradina canescens   FAMILY Lamiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Gray Rosemary, Conradina