Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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The white petals have bluish lines, giving the flowers a light blue tinge at a distance. Read more at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales
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April Spartanburg County SC
The 3/8" oval leaves are replaced in the inflorescence by small bracts, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.