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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Veronica chamaedrys   FAMILY Plantaginaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Veronica chamaedrys   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 166-20-011:
Veronica chamaedrys   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Germander Speedwell


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image of Veronica chamaedrys, Germander Speedwell

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_vech_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Veronica chamaedrys   FAMILY Plantaginaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Veronica chamaedrys   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 166-20-011:
Veronica chamaedrys   FAMILY Scrophulariaceae

 

Search by scientific name:

3348

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Eurasia

Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in gollf courses and lawns, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite (upper bracteal leaves opposite as well)

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
4 sepals
4-lobed rotate corolla
2 well exserted stamens
Superior ovary

Flowers in axillary racemes

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Capsule

 

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