Lechea racemulosa Michaux. Phen: Jun-Aug; Jul-Oct. Hab: Dry pine woodlands, other woodlands, forest edges, old fields. Dist: Se. NY west to s. OH and s. IL, south to se. VA, NC, c. GA, and AL, with a few disjunct occurrences west to MO; the range is centered on the Appalachian Mountains.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = C, F, FNA6, G, K1, K3, K4, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Va, W, WV, Hodgdon (1938), Wilbur & Daoud (1961)