Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales
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May Meriwether-Talbot Counties GA
Sprewell Bluff WMA
Flowers in racemes, corollas 24-39mm long, per Weakley's Flora (2015).
Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -
Rare (an endemic)
Look for it in rich, rocky forests, per Weakley's Flora
Leaves have petioles.
2-lobed calyx with a distinct protuberance on the upper surface
2-lipped corolla, upper hood-like, lower plate-like
4 stamens, arched under the corolla's upper lip
Inflorescence a raceme
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