Phyllodes to 25 cm, with 7-15 transverse septa; peduncles 1-5 cm, with 5-15 fls; fr as in no. 1 [Lilaeopsis chinensis (L.) Kuntze]; 2n=22. Tidal mud; se. Va. to Fla. and La.; S. Amer. Summer. (L. carolinensis)
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