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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 1 taxon in the family Turneraceae, Turnera family, as understood by Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


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camera icon Common Name: Piriqueta, Pitted Stripeseed

Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Piriqueta caroliniana var. caroliniana   FAMILY: Turneraceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Piriqueta cistoides ssp. caroliniana   FAMILY: Turneraceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Piriqueta caroliniana 125-01-001   FAMILY: Turneraceae


Look for it in longleaf pine sandhills, sandy soils of roadsides, woodland edges, and disturbed areas

Common in GA, rare in SC, rare in NC

Native to South Carolina & Georgia


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