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Glandularia bipinnatifida var. ciliata (Davis mountains mock vervain)
Anderson, Wynn

Glandularia bipinnatifida var. ciliata

Glandularia bipinnatifida (Nutt.) Nutt. var. ciliata (Benth.) B.L. Turner

Davis Mountains Mock Vervain, Dakota Mock Vervain, Wright's Verbena

Verbenaceae (Verbena Family)

Synonym(s): Glandularia bipinnatifida var. brevispicata, Glandularia wrightii, Verbena ambrosiifolia, Verbena bipinnatifida var. brevispicata, Verbena bipinnatifida var. latilobata, Verbena ciliata, Verbena ciliata var. pubera, Verbena pubera, Verbena wrightii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

This species is a member of the verbena family (family Verbenaceae), which includes about 75 genera and 3,000 species of herbs, shrubs, and trees, mostly of tropical and warm temperate regions. Among them, teak is a highly prized furniture wood, and Vervain, Lantana, Lippia or Frog Fruit, and Chase Tree or Vitex are grown as ornamentals.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Stems erect or ascending, up to about 20 inches long.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
Bloom Notes: Pink to rose-purple to magenta.



Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0105 Collected Sept. 3, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe

1 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium


Bibref 995 - Native Landscaping from El Paso to L.A. (2000) Wasowski, S. and A. Wasowski

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Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Glandularia bipinnatifida var. ciliata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Glandularia bipinnatifida var. ciliata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Glandularia bipinnatifida var. ciliata


Record Modified: 2023-02-13
Research By: TWC Staff

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