Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


943

Forb
Perennial

Native
Documented growing wild in (GA) NC SC

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full sun partial shade ...Moist ...Variable ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite
Leaves have petioles.

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Pink/Lavender/Purple
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-toothed calyx
2-lipped tubular corolla
2 exserted stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
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):
Monarda fistulosa +   FAMILY Lamiaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Monarda fistulosa +   FAMILY Lamiaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 164-23-003:
Monarda fistulosa   FAMILY Lamiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Wild Bergamot