- Common Name(s):
- Purple gerardia
- 1-2.5 ft.
- Paired linear leaves, 1 to 1.5 in. long; smaller leaves clustered in the axils
- 1-in., pink-purple, bell-shaped, downy flowers in leaf axis; dark spots in throat; very short flower stalk
- Damp acidic soil, thickets, boggy sites
- Life Cycle:
NCCES plant id: 2465