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Chaptalia nutans (L.) Polak.
Heal and draw, Lechuguilla, Silverpuff
USDA Symbol: CHNU2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Shade
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Deer Resistant: High
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: NPC