Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales
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Read more about Mountain Bush-honeysuckle at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 174-01-002b:
Diervilla sessilifolia var. rivularis FAMILY Caprifoliaceae
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Hairy Southern Bush-honeysuckle, Mountain Bush-honeysuckle
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Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Habitat: rock outcrops, ridges, and streambanks at moderate to high elevations, per Weakley's Flora
Native to North Carolina & Georgia
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Leaves do not have stipules.
5 exserted stamens
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Field Guide to the Wildflowers of Georgia (Chafin, 2016) p147
- Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians (Horn, Cathcart, Hemmerly, & Duhl, 2005) p309
- Woody Plants of the Southeastern US: A Winter Guide (Lance, 2004) p130
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