Sabatia kennedyana Fernald
Sabatia dodecandra (L.) Britton Sterns & Poggenb. var. kennedyana (Fernald) H.E. Ahles
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Asteridae||A large class that encompasses asters|
|Order||Gentianales||Gentians, coffee, gardenias, frangipani, many others|
|Family||Gentianaceae||About 1600 species of flowering plants from the genus Gentiana, named after the Illyrian king Gentius|
|Genus||Sabatia||For Italian botanist Liberato Sabbati, who curated a botanical garden in Rome in the early 1700s and wrote an important work for the time, Hortus Romanus|
|Species||kennedyana||For George Golding Kennedy (1841-1918), botanist and founding member of the New England Botanical Club|
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Sabatia kennedyana description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.
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5/15/2010 · Garden in the Woods, Framingham, MA
≈ 31 × 21" (78 × 52 cm)
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