OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Synandra hispidula   FAMILY Lamiaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Synandra hispidula   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 164-15-001:
Synandra hispidula   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Synandra hispidula

 

COMMON NAME:
Guyandotte Beauty, Synandra


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image of Synandra hispidula, Guyandotte Beauty, Synandra

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_syhi_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (6/30/18):
Synandra hispidula   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Synandra hispidula   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 164-15-001:
Synandra hispidula   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Synandra hispidula

 

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3335

Forb
Winter annual? Perennial?

Native to North Carolina

Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare (a broad Appalachian endemic)

Look for it in moist, rich forests, 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
Petioles 2-10cm long
Margins crenate

FLOWER:
Spring
Yellow to whitish often streaked with purple
Bilaterally symmetrical
4-lobed narrowly campanulate calyx
2-lipped corolla, upper lip slightly hoodlike, lower lip three-lobed
4 stamens, arched under the corolla's upper lip
Superior ovary

Inflorescence a raceme

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer

 

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