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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Parnassia palustris L.
Marsh grass of Parnassus
USDA Symbol: PAPA8
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Leaf:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jul
AK , AZ , CA , CO , ID , MI , MN , MT , ND , NM , NV , OR , SD , UT , WA , WI , WY Canada: NL USDA Native Status: L48(N), AK(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: High
Light Requirement: Sun
Soil pH: Alkaline (pH>7.2)
CaCO3 Tolerance: High
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff