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The Research Literature database was created and funded by the Florida Wildflower Foundation. Use the search features below to find scientific articles on native wildflowers that are commercially available or used in restoration projects.

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Variation in Phlox divaricata

Author(s): D. A. Levin

Year: 1967

Volume: 21
Issue: 1
Pages: 92-108

Article Topic(s): Genetics,Morphology
Research Setting(s): Forest,Field

Species Referenced: Phlox divaricata (Wild blue phlox),


Discusses the two naturally occurring subspecies of Phlox divaricata, subsp. divaricata and subsp. laphamii. The two subspecies co-occur and hybridize along a front from Lake Michigan to Georgia. The article summarizes morphological and cytological variations among the subspecies and hybrids.

Suggested Citation

D. A. Levin. "Variation in Phlox divaricata." Evolution 21.1 (1967): 92-108.

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ISSN: 0014-3820
DOI: 10.2307/2406743

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