Lechea pulchella Rafinesque var. ramosissima (Hodgdon) Sorrie & Weakley. Phen: Jun-Aug; Aug-Oct. Hab: Pine-oak woodlands, pine savannas, pine flatwoods, longleaf pine sandhills, openings in maritime forests, sometimes in wet, almost peaty soils. Dist: Se. VA south to n. FL and west to e. LA; disjunct in sc. TN (Coffee County).
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = Fl4, FNA6, K3, K4, Tn, Va, WH3, Sorrie & Weakley (2007b), Spaulding (2013b); = Lechea leggettii Britton & Hollick var. ramosissima Hodgdon – F, G, Hodgdon (1938), Wilbur & Daoud (1961); < Lechea leggettii Britton & Hollick – C, G, RAB, S; < Lechea pulchella Raf. var. pulchella – K1