Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4029

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Asia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in disturbed areas, bottomland forests, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

RHIZOMES? STOLONS?
Stoloniferous

FLOWER:
Summer
White, pale violet, purplish
Bilaterally symmetrical
2-lipped 5-lobed tubular calyx
2-lipped 5-lobed corolla

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Clinopodium gracile   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Clinopodium gracile   FAMILY Lamiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Slender Wild Basil