Spigelia marilandica

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Woodland pinkroot
Spigelia marilandica - woodland pinkroot - desc-flowers 3.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Loganiaceae
Genus: Spigelia
Species: S. marilandica
Binomial name
Spigelia marilandica
(L.) L.
Spigelia marilandica in the USA.svg
US distribution by state of Spigelia marilandica

Spigelia marilandica (Indian pink or woodland pinkroot) is a perennial wildflower in the Loganiaceae family that is used as ornamental plant. It flowers in June and tends to be found low moist woods, ravines, or streambanks in partial or full shade. It will grow 1 to 2 feet high with a spread of 0.5 to 1.5 feet.

Indian pink

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