Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3731

Shrub
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Uncommon (an endemic)

Look for it in limestone glades and barrens, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Yellow
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5 persistent sepals
5 petals
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Malpighiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Hypericum densiflorum var. interior   FAMILY Hypericaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Hypericum densiflorum   FAMILY Clusiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Hypericum interior

 

COMMON NAME:
Interior Bushy St. Johnswort


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image of Hypericum densiflorum var. interior

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_hyde_001_lvd

        

image of Hypericum densiflorum var. interior

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_h_interior

June    Floyd County    GA

Rolater Park

Leaves cuneate at the base, 1.0-3.7 (-4.1) mm wide, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Hypericum densiflorum var. interior

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_hypericum_interior_11

June        

Flowers 7-many per inflorescence, in terminal cymes, per Weakley's Flora.

image of Hypericum densiflorum var. interior

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_hypericum_interior_16

June