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Spigelia  marilandica L.   
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FamilyLOGANIACEAE
Genus species var.Spigelia  marilandica L. 
Territory North-Central U.S.A.Northeastern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.Southeastern U.S.A.
thickets and woods
Description leaves ovate, opposite, sessile, 5-10cm, dark green, flowers to 5cm, narrowly tubular, inside yellow, lobes patent, acute
Size30-60cm
Colorscarlet red
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typetuft
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographySmall, J.K. (1933) Manual of the Southeastern Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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