Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Sometimes, plants are considered rare because they are disjunct from their normal population centers. Read more on Jim Fowler's blog.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Asparagales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
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Infl seldom branched, flowers initially crowded, then internodes elongate, per Flora of North America.
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Tepal color seems the only consistent difference between this & S. croceum, per Flora of North America.