Scrophularia lanceolata Pursh
Lanceleaf figwort, Hare figwort
Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)
Synonym(s): Scrophularia leporella, Scrophularia occidentalis, Scrophularia pectinata
USDA Symbol: SCLA
Scrophularia lanceolata has shiny flowers and a greenish-yellow fifth stamen. It is found from Alberta east to Nova Scotia, south to North Carolina, northwest to Ohio and Illinois, southwest to Oklahoma, and north to North Dakota.
From the Image Gallery
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow , Green , Brown
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
DistributionUSA: CA , CO , CT , DE , IA , ID , IL , IN , KS , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MT , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NV , NY , OH , OK , OR , PA , RI , SD , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV , WY
Canada: NB , NS
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
Supports Conservation Biological Control
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
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Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.
National Wetland Indicator Status
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Scrophularia lanceolata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Scrophularia lanceolata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Scrophularia lanceolata
MetadataRecord Modified: 2014-04-07
Research By: TWC Staff