Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4010

Forb
Perennial/Annual

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare in Coastal Plain, waif in Mountains

Look for it in dry prairies on clay soils, per Weakley's Flora

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...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple: pinnatisect (leaf segments 1-4mm wide)
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Lavender/Purple/Pink
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed salverform corolla
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Nutlet

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Glandularia bipinnatifida   FAMILY Verbenaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Glandularia bipinnatifida var. bipinnatifida   FAMILY Verbenaceae

LESS THAN Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Verbena bipinnatifida

 

COMMON NAME:
Dakota Vervain, Dakota Mock Vervain