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Parnassia  caroliniana Michx.   
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FamilyCELASTRACEAE
Genus species var.Parnassia  caroliniana Michx. 
SynonymsParnassia floridana Rydb.
Territory Southeastern U.S.A.FloridaNorth CarolinaSouth Carolina
bogs, marshes
Description leaves petiolate, ovate, broadly oval to suborbiculate, thick and solid, abaxially pale, sepals elliptic, obtuse, petals broadly oval to elliptic-ovate, 10-18mm long
Size20-35cm
Colorwhite
Bloomlate summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationfresh seed, germ. 3-12 months, 13-16°C
division in early spring
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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