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Gratiola ebracteata

Gratiola ebracteata Benth. ex A. DC.

Bractless Hedge Hyssop, Bractless Hedge-hyssop, Bractless Hedgehyssop, Common Hedge Hyssop

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort family)



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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Yellow , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov


USA: CA , ID , MT , OR , WA
Canada: BC
Native Habitat: Muddy to sandy stream banks, pond and lake shorelines, shallow water, wet meadows, vernal pools.

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.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
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 Gratiola ebracteata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Gratiola ebracteata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Gratiola ebracteata


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

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