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Agalinis nuttallii

Agalinis nuttallii Shinners

Nuttall's False Foxglove

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort family)

Synonym(s): Gerardia longifolia


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct
Bloom Notes: Dark pink, with 2 yellow lines and dark purple spots in throat.


Native Habitat: Dry, open woodlands, dry to xeric sandy terrace communities above streams, dry roadsides, open sandy habitats.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (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 nuttallii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Agalinis nuttallii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Agalinis nuttallii


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

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