Triantha glutinosa (Michx.) Baker
False Asphodel, Sticky tofieldia
Liliaceae (Lily Family)
Synonym(s): Narthecium glutinosum, Tofieldia glutinosa, Tofieldia glutinosa ssp. glutinosa, Tofieldia racemosa var. glutinosa
USDA Symbol: trgl5
Leafy only in the lower part, glandular in the upper part, with many tiny white flowers in a dense, often interrupted, cluster at top.
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Bloom InformationBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
DistributionUSA: CT , GA , IL , IN , ME , MI , MN , NC , ND , NH , NY , OH , OR , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: BC , NB , NS , ON
Native Distribution: Across Canada; south to central California, Idaho, and Wyoming in the West.
Native Habitat: Wet places, meadows, and alpine ridges.
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Triantha glutinosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Triantha glutinosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff