Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3984

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in xeric sands of scrub and longleaf pine sandhills, per Weakley's Flora

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...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate & basal

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Disc: Purplish-blue
Rays: Absent
Bisexual
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Achene

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Asterales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Liatris chapmanii   FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Liatris chapmanii   FAMILY Asteraceae__

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 179-30-X:
  FAMILY Asteraceae__

SYNONYMOUS WITH Laciniaria chapmanii

 

COMMON NAME:
Chapman's Blazing-star