Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2966

Forb
Annual

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common

Look for it in sandhills, pine savannas, disturbed sandy areas, roadsides, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Rose-lavender (throat lined with yellow)
Bisexual
Weakly bilaterally symmetrical
5-parted calyx
5-parted campanulate corolla
4 included stamens (2 long, 2 short)
Superior ovary
Flowers in a terminal raceme

FRUIT:
Fall
Capsule

 

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Agalinis fasciculata   FAMILY Orobanchaceae

LESS THAN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Agalinis fasciculata   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 166-25-005:
Agalinis fasciculata   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Gray's Manual of Botany (Fernald, 1950)
Gerardia fasciculata

 

COMMON NAME:
Gerardia, beach false foxglove


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picture of Agalinis fasciculata, image of Agalinis fasciculata

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_agfa2_001_lvd

        

picture of Agalinis fasciculata, image of Agalinis fasciculata

Will Stuart    wil_8443748659_c5d7926f2e

September    Chesterfield County    SC

Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge

Pedicels shorter than the calyx, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.


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