Phlox pilosa Linnaeus ssp. ozarkana . Phen: Apr-May. Hab: Glades, savannas, woodlands, disturbed areas. Dist: MO and se. KS south through e. OK and AR to n. LA; disjunct east of the Mississippi River from c. TN south to c. GA and c. AL.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = GrPl, K1, K3, K4, Tn, Levin (1966), Wherry (1955); < Phlox pilosa L. – S; < Phlox pilosa L. var. pilosa – C, F, G