Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Saxifragales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Native north of the Carolinas
Habitat: Rocky forests, per Weakley's Flora
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IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Nodal spines absent or present; internodal prickles absent (or sometimes present
Greenish-white to pink
Greenish or purple
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