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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Triantha glutinosa (Michx.) Baker
False Asphodel, Sticky tofieldia
USDA Symbol: trgl5
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Leafy only in the lower part, glandular in the upper part, with many tiny white flowers in a dense, often interrupted, cluster at top.
The species name glutinosa refers to the sticky, glandular hairs on the stem beneath the flower clusters.
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
CT , GA , IL , IN , ME , MI , MN , NC , ND , NH , NY , OH , OR , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV Canada: BC
, ON Native Distribution:
Across Canada; south to central California, Idaho, and Wyoming in the West. Native Habitat:
Wet places, meadows, and alpine ridges. USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N),
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff