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Strickland, Sam C.
Agalinis heterophylla (Nutt.) Small ex Britton
Prairie false foxglove, Prairie agalinis, Prairie false-foxglove
Synonym(s): Gerardia heterophylla
USDA Symbol: aghe4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
, TX Native Habitat:
Prairies and plains, grasslands and fallow fields, sometimes on rocky soils or in open woodlands, usually somewhat moist soil in a line from Grayson to Cameron counties eastward; MO
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Nectar Source: yes
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National Wetland Indicator Status
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
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Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-169
Collected 2007-10-21 in Travis County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Record Last Modified: 2009-03-09
Research By: DEW, JSC, ADA