Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1064

Forb
Perennial/Annual

Native (with one exception)

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite, subopposite, or rarely alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Pink/Lavender/Bluish/White
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
5-merous
5-lobed salverform corolla
5 stamens
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Ericales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Phlox spp.   FAMILY Polemoniaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Phlox spp.   FAMILY Polemoniaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 159-01-000:
Phlox spp.   FAMILY Polemoniaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Phlox


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image of Phlox spp., Phlox

Harry Davis    hld1064_crw_6902

July    Buncombe County    NC

Blue Ridge Parkway