OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Stachys hyssopifolia var. hyssopifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Stachys hyssopifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 164-20-002a:
Stachys hyssopifolia var. hyssopifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

(?) -
Stachys atlantica

 

COMMON NAME:
Hyssopleaf Hedgenettle


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image of Stachys hyssopifolia var. hyssopifolia, Hyssopleaf Hedgenettle

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_stat2_001_lvd

        

Stachys atlantica

image of Stachys hyssopifolia var. hyssopifolia, Hyssopleaf Hedgenettle

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_sthy3_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Stachys hyssopifolia var. hyssopifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Stachys hyssopifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 164-20-002a:
Stachys hyssopifolia var. hyssopifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

(?) -
Stachys atlantica

 

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2953

Forb
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon

Look for it in moist soils of savannas, marshes, seasonally flooded sinkhole ponds, roadside ditches, 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.

 

...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer
Pink/Lavender
Bisexual
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed campanulate calyx
2-lipped corolla, upper hood-like, lower three-lobed
4 stamens, arched under the corolla's upper lip
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Schizocarp of mericarps

 

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