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Justicia lanceolata (Chapman) Small. Phen: Mar-Jun. Hab: Swamps, marshes. Dist: Se. GA west to TX, north in the Mississippi Embayment to s. IL, s. IN, w. KY.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Synonymy: = K3, K4, S, Tx, Daniel (2013); = Dianthera lanceolata (Chapm.) Small; = Justicia ovata (Walter) Forsyth f. var. lanceolata (Chapm.) R.W.Long – Ar, Fl6, Il, K1, Mo2, NcTx, SFla, Tn, WH3, Long (1970), Wasshausen (1998); < Justicia ovata (Walter) Forsyth f. – F, GW2, Ok; < Justicia ovata (Walter) Forsyth f. var. ovata – C

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
  • Great Plains: OBL
  • Midwest: OBL

Heliophily: 6

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