Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


794

Forb
Winter annual/Perennial

Non-native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring
Purplish
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
2-lipped corolla, upper hood-like, lower two-lobed
4 stamens, arched under the corolla's upper lip
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Schizocarp of mericarps

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Lamium spp.   FAMILY Lamiaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Lamium spp.   FAMILY Lamiaceae

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 164-19-000:
Lamium spp.   FAMILY Lamiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Henbit, Deadnettle


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