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Euphrasia hudsoniana var. contracta

Euphrasia hudsoniana Fernald & Wiegand var. contracta Sell & Yeo

Eyebright, Hudson Bay Eyebright

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 14 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug


Native Habitat: Gravelly, sandy, grassy, and rocky places, often calcareous, coastal or shores of streams and lakes.

Web Reference

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 Euphrasia hudsoniana var. contracta in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Euphrasia hudsoniana var. contracta in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Euphrasia hudsoniana var. contracta


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

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