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Spigelia alabamensis

Spigelia alabamensis (K. Gould) K.G. Mathews & Weakley

Purpleflower Pinkroot, Alabama Indian Pink

Loganiaceae (Logania Family)

Synonym(s): Spigelia gentianoides, Spigelia gentianoides var. alabamensis

USDA Symbol: SPAL6

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 5 inches tall by 10 inches wide.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: May , Jun



Additional resources

USDA: Find Spigelia alabamensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Spigelia alabamensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Spigelia alabamensis


Record Modified: 2018-08-29
Research By: CBR

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