Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3678

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: east Asia
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in lawns, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Basal rosette & opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Blue/ Lavender
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-parted campanulate calyx
2-lipped corolla
4 included stamens

FRUIT:
Capsule

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Mazus miquelii   FAMILY Mazaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Mazus miquelii   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISSPELLED) VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 166-08-002:
Mazus miguelii   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

(?) Mazus reptans

 

COMMON NAME:
Creeping Mazus, Miquel's mazus