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Agalinis maritima (Saltmarsh false foxglove)

Agalinis maritima

Agalinis maritima (Raf.) Raf.

Saltmarsh False Foxglove

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)


USDA Symbol: AGMA3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


From the Image Gallery

16 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Linear
Leaf Margin: Entire
Leaf Base: Cuneate
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 16 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AL , CT , DE , FL , LA , MA , MD , ME , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NY , RI , SC , TX , VA
Canada: NB , NS

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 for map of regions.

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1051 Collected 2007-06-17 in Cameron County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-06-06
Research By: TWC Staff

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