USDA Symbol:STNIN USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Hedyotis nigracans var. nigracans
Location: 6 m south of the street & 135 m east of the Gate House on South Oakwell Farms Pky--Oakwell Farms.
Habitat: In full sun, on well drained limestone hillside.
Description: 62 cm, ascending perennial from stout taproot. Stems few, but branching from most upper axils. Leaves opposite, sessile, linear-lanceolate, to 4-5 mm x 5-6 cm, acute both ends, much reduced above. Flowers in cymes, pink-purplish on long peduncles.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 28, 1987
Specimen number: 185