Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4025

Forb
Perennial
Has milky sap (latex)

Native north of the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - - -

Look for it . It should be sought in our area, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate

FLOWER:
Summer
Pale blue
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5-parted calyx
5-lobed broadly campanulate corolla
5 stamens

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Campanula aparinoides var. grandiflora   FAMILY Campanulaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Campanula aparinoides   FAMILY Campanulaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Campanula uliginosa

 

COMMON NAME:
marsh bellflower