Stachys clingmanii Small. Clingman's Hedge-nettle. Phen: Jun-Aug; Sep-Oct. Hab: Cove forests, especially periglacial boulderfields, mostly at high elevations (and see comments below). Dist: A narrow Southern Appalachian endemic, known only from sw. NC and se. TN.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: = C, F, G, K1, K3, K4, NE, S, Tn, W, Fleming, Nelson, & Townsend (2011), Floden (2016), Nelson (1981), Poindexter & Nelson (2011); < Stachys clingmanii – RAB