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Agalinis filifolia

Agalinis filifolia (Nutt.) Raf.

Florida False Foxglove, Seminole False Foxglove

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort family)

Synonym(s): Gerardia filifolia

USDA Symbol: AGFI2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 28 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: Dark pink to nearly rose, with 2 yellow lines and purple spots in throat.


Native Habitat: Xeric, sandy, open pine forests, open coastal scrub habitats, dunes, open areas and moist to wet soils in pine flatwoods.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FACU
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 for map of regions.

Web Reference

Webref 57 - Atlas of Florida Plants (2020) Institute for Systematic Botany
Webref 38 - Flora of North America - beta site (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Agalinis filifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Agalinis filifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Agalinis filifolia


Record Modified: 2020-11-09
Research By: CBR

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