Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Rosales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Non-native: China, Japan & Korea
Documented growing wild in GA - -
Look for it . It is planted frequently for ornament, persisting or spreading weakly, per Weakley's Flora
This plant may be causing problems in natural areas outside its native range, according to authorities such as:
- Forest Health Assessment & Applied Sciences Team: New Invaders of the Northeast
- Kentucky Exotic Pest Plant Council, 2013
Margins serrate to crenate
Stipules are linear-lanceolate.
4-8 parted calyx
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