Vascular Plants of North Carolina
Account for Catawba Heartleaf - Hexastylis species 5  
Members of Aristolochiaceae:
Members of Hexastylis with account distribution info or public map:
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DistributionAccording to Weakley (2022), apparently just the west-central Piedmont and the nearby Blue Ridge Escarpment. County locations have not yet been named.

Believed to be endemic to NC, based on the Weakley (2022) map.
AbundanceApparently rare or very rare.
Habitat"Dryish to moist bluffs with heaths" (Weakley 2022).
PhenologyNot reported.
IdentificationNot included in Weakley's (2022) key.
Taxonomic CommentsWeakley (2022): "Under study and description by Z. Murrell and B. Kinser (Appalachian State University)."

Other Common Name(s)None
State Rank[SU]
Global RankGNR
State Status[W7]
US Status
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