Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3626

Forb
Annual

Native: south & west of the Carolinas & Georgia, apparently
Documented growing wild in GA - SC

Rare

Look for it in disturbed areas, pastures, granitic flatrocks, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Purplish/ Lavender
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
2-lipped 5-lobed calyx
2-lipped 5-lobed corolla
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Schizocarp of mericarps

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Hedeoma hispida   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hedeoma hispida   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Hedeoma hispidum

 

COMMON NAME:
Rough Pennyroyal