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Hackelia deflexa var. americana

Hackelia deflexa (Wahlenb.) Opiz var. americana (A. Gray) Fernald & I.M. Johnst.

American Stickseed

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)

Synonym(s): Hackelia americana, Hackelia deflexa ssp. americana, Lappula americana, Lappula deflexa, Lappula deflexa ssp. americana, Lappula deflexa var. americana


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul


USA: CO , IA , ID , IL , ME , MI , MN , MT , ND , NE , NH , NY , OH , SD , VT , WA , WI , WY
Canada: NB

Additional resources

USDA: Find Hackelia deflexa var. americana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Hackelia deflexa var. americana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Hackelia deflexa var. americana


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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