Lyonia ligustrina var. foliosiflora

(Michaux) Fernald

Rhodora 10: 53. 1908,.

Endemic
Basionyms: Andromeda paniculata var. foliosiflora Michaux Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 255. 1803
Synonyms: Lyonia ligustrina var. capreifolia (P. Watson) de Candolle Lyonia ligustrina var. salicifolia (P. Watson) de Candolle
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 502. Mentioned on page 501.

Buds glabrous or densely hairy. Inflorescences conspicuously bracteate, or at least proximal inflorescences with leaflike bracts; bracts variable, some leaflike, 5–30 mm, others 1–2 mm, similar to bracteoles. Pedicels 2.5–10 mm.


Phenology: Flowering spring–early summer.
Habitat: Moist pine forests and flatwoods, acid shrub thickets and shrub bogs, streamhead pocosins and baygalls, marshy areas, beaver pond margins, stream or pond margins, acidic swamps
Elevation: 0-300 m

Distribution

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Ala., Ark., Fla., Ga., La., Miss., N.C., Okla., S.C., Tenn., Tex., Va.

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"entire" is not a number.

epigynous +  and hypogynous +
hairy +, glabrous +  and long-headed-hairy +
not constricted +
Walter S. Judd +
(Michaux) Fernald +
furrowed +  and smooth +
not flaky +
attenuate;narrowly broadly cuneate or rounded +
Andromeda paniculata var. foliosiflora +
9.5 cm95 mm <br />0.095 m <br /> (10.5 cm105 mm <br />0.105 m <br />) +
4.5 cm45 mm <br />0.045 m <br /> (5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br />) +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (9.5 cm95 mm <br />0.095 m <br />) +
ovate;obovate;ovate;obovate;elliptic +
membranous +
1cm;4.5cm +
inconspicuous +
1 (?) +  and 6 (?) +
hairy +  and glabrous +
0.05 cm0.5 mm <br />5.0e-4 m <br /> (0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br />) +
not lepidote +  and hairy +
0.04 cm0.4 mm <br />4.0e-4 m <br /> (0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br />) +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br />) +
globose +  and subglobose +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br />) +
0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br /> (0.45 cm4.5 mm <br />0.0045 m <br />) +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br />) +
rotate to crateriform campanulate cylindric globose or urceolate +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.45 cm4.5 mm <br />0.0045 m <br />) +
Ala. +, Ark. +, Fla. +, Ga. +, La. +, Miss. +, N.C. +, Okla. +, S.C. +, Tenn. +, Tex. +  and Va. +
0-300 m +
undifferentiated +
fusiform +
flattened +  and geniculate +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br />) +
unisexual +  and bisexual +
indehiscent +  and loculicidal +
globose;ovoid or ellipsoid +
Moist pine forests and flatwoods, acid shrub thickets and shrub bogs, streamhead pocosins and baygalls, marshy areas, beaver pond margins, stream or pond margins, acidic swamps +
pseudoverticillate +  and alternate +
deciduous +  and semipersistent +
plane;slightly revolute +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br />) +
parietal +, axile +  and placentation +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
(2-)5-8(-12)-flowered +
not lepidote +  and hairy +
0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br /> (1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br />) +
epigynous +  and hypogynous +
reduced +
not sticky +
Flowering spring–early summer. +
[4-]5[-8]-carpellate +
distinct +
obovoid +  and angular-obovoid or narrowly conic +
ovate-deltate +  and lanceolate +
procumbent +  and creeping +
terete +  and slightly angled +
peltate +  and capitate +
straight +
multicellular +
not lepidote +, hairy +  and long-headed-hairy +
Lyonia ligustrina var. capreifolia +  and Lyonia ligustrina var. salicifolia +
Lyonia ligustrina var. foliosiflora +
Lyonia ligustrina +
variety +
glabrescent +  and hairy +
achlorophyllous +  and chlorophyllous +
evergreen +, deciduous +  and perennial +
heterotrophic +, autotrophic +  and mycotrophic +
multicellular-hairy +