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Aureolaria patula (Spreading yellow false foxglove)
Cressler, Alan

Aureolaria patula

Aureolaria patula (Chapm.) Pennell

Spreading Yellow False Foxglove, Spreading Yellow Foxglove

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

Synonym(s): Dasistoma patula, Gerardia patula


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: To 3 feet in height.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AL , GA , KY , TN

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


Record Modified: 2023-05-17
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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