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


INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Stachys hyssopifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Stachys (Labitae) in Southeastern United States (Nelson, 1981)
Stachys hyssopifolia var. lythroides

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Stachys lythroides

 

COMMON NAME:
hyssop-leaved hedgenettle


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image of Stachys hyssopifolia var. lythroides, hyssop-leaved 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. lythroides   FAMILY Lamiaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Stachys hyssopifolia   FAMILY Lamiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Stachys (Labitae) in Southeastern United States (Nelson, 1981)
Stachys hyssopifolia var. lythroides

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Stachys lythroides

 

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3655

Forb
Annual

Native to Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in floodplain 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.

 

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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