Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Lamiids: Lamiales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Cumberland Oak-leach, Spreading Yellow False Foxglove
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Flower stalk long (3/8-5/8") and slender (less than 1/32"), per Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia.
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Flowers, sepals and flower stalk covered with tiny soft hairs, per Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia.
COMPARE False-foxglove species
Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -
Look for it in rich alluvial forests, per Weakley's Flora
Weakly bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed campanulate corolla
4 included stamens (2 long, 2 short)
TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!
- Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Georgia p057
- Wildflowers of Tennessee p237
- Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians p280