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Marcus, Joseph A.
Eryngium hookeri Walp.
USDA Symbol: ERHO9
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
The species of this plant is named for William Jackson Hooker (1785-1865), who was Director of Kew Gardens from 1841-1865. He wrote “Flora boreali-americana” and many other works. He was founder and editor of “Journal of Botany”.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Fruit:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep
National Wetland Indicator Status
|Status:|| FACW || FACW |
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-1198
Collected 2012-08-08 in Galveston County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Record Last Modified: 2008-09-03
Research By: TWC Staff